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November 2014

November 25, 2014

Hunting Club Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Theft Of $541,500

November 24, 2014

U.S. Attorney And Leaders Of The Multi-Agency Gang Unit Announce Fam Mob Leader Indicted For Hobbs Act Robbery

November 18, 2014

Former Finance Manager Sentenced To 30 Months In Federal Prison For Identity Theft

November 3, 2014

Justice Department To Monitor Elections In Tennessee

October 2014

October 31, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Hardin County Woman Indicted For Mail And Wire Fraud

October 31, 2014

Memphis Man Pleads Guilty To Sex Trafficking Of A Minor

October 30, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces New Jersey Man Indicted For Take-Over Of Government Accounts With Fedex

October 30, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Filing Of Civil Complaint Against Local Dermatologist For Violating The Federal False Claims Act

October 28, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Memphis Man Is Sentenced To 20 Years In Federal Prison For Being A Felon In Possession Of Ammunition

October 24, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Former U.S. Postal Service Employee Sentenced To Federal Prison For Stealing Meds From Veterans

October 24, 2014

U.S. Attorney Announces Two Lauderdale County Men Charged In Scrapyard Metal Scandal

October 22, 2014

Employee Of Memphis City Court Clerk’S Office Indicted For Theft Of Monetary Payments For Traffic Citations

October 17, 2014

Former Chickasaw Country Club Clerk Indicted For Fraud

October 16, 2014

Used Car Salesman Sentenced To 15 Months In Federal Prison In Money Laundering Conspiracy; Will Forfeit Almost $12 Million

October 10, 2014

Memphis Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison in Fraud Conspiracy

September 2014

September 29, 2014

Nashville Man Pleads Guilty To Mailing Threatening Communication On The Front Of A Ku Klux Klan Publication

September 24, 2014

Memphis Woman Sentenced To Six Years In Federal Prison For Role In Tax Fraud Identity Theft Scheme

September 18, 2014

Attorney General Eric Holder Announces National Effort By The Justice Department To Build Trust Between Law Enforcement And The Communities They Serve

September 16, 2014

Kentucky Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Soliciting Tennessee Teenagers

September 12, 2014

Department Of Navy Employee Sentenced To Federal Prison For Stealing Over $22,000 From United States Navy

September 11, 2014

United States Attorney Edward L. Stanton III Announces Over $1 Million In Department Of Justice Grants To Local Authorities To Protect Sexual Assault Victims And Fight Gang And Gun Violence

August 2014

August 28, 2014

Martin Man Sentenced To 21 Years In Federal Prison On Weapons Convictions

August 25, 2014

Former State Treasurer Of The Civilian Technicians Association Sentenced To Federal Prison

August 19, 2014

Teacher Certification Scam Investigation Comes To A Close; Nets Thirteenth Guilty Plea And Fortieth Agreement To Pay Restitution And Cease Teaching

August 12, 2014

Chastain Montgomery, Sr. Sentenced To Life In Federal Prison For Robbery And Murder Of Henning Postal Workers

August 8, 2014

Michael Brown D.B.A. Valkry Corporation And Exotic Cars South Indicted For Wire And Mail Fraud

August 5, 2014

Justice Department To Monitor Elections In Tennessee

August 1, 2014

Memphis Woman Pleads Guilty To Theft Of Over $30,000 From Memphis Housing Authority

Memphis Pastor Pleads Guilty To Theft Of Government Funds

July 2014


July 29, 2014

Henning Man Sentenced To Six Years In Federal Prison For Illegal Firearm Possession And Threatening A Witness

July 24, 2014

Memphis Man Sentenced To 12 Years For Distributing Child Pornography

Memphis Man Convicted On Series Of Robberies Receives 153 Years In Federal Prison

Former Bartlett Doctor Sentenced To 16 Years In Federal Prison For Illegal Distribution Of Prescription Narcotics

July 23, 2014

Former University School Of Jackson Employee Pleads Guilty To Wire And Tax Fraud

July 16, 2014

Horn Lake Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Launder Bribes Received In Afghanistan

July 11, 2014

Memphis Woman Sentenced In Tax Fraud Identity Theft Scheme

July 2, 2014

Mason Man Sentenced To 120 Months

July 1, 2014

U.S. Government Contractor Sentenced To 24 Months For Tax Fraud

June 2014

June 27, 2014

Eads Man Sentenced To 92 Months

Ripley Man Sentenced To 121 Months

June 26, 2014

Two Tipton County Men Indicted For Manufacturing And Distributing "Spice"

June 18, 2014

Savannah Man Sentenced For Distributing Child Pornography

June 16, 2014

Additional Charges Filed Against Former Jackson Attorney Clay Mccormack For Bank Fraud, Making False Statements

June 11, 2014

Department Of Navy Employee Pleads Guilty To Stealing Over $22,000 From United States Navy

June 10, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office To Co-Host CLE Program Celebrating 50Th Anniversary Of Title VII

June 9, 2014

Twelve Indicted In Weakley And Carroll Counties For Charges Related To Methamphetamine

May 2014

May 28, 2014

Two Individuals Plead Guilty To Conspiring To Launder Bribes Received In Afghanistan

May 22, 2014

Chastain Montgomery, Sr. Pleads Guilty To Robbery And Murder Of Henning Postal Workers

May 21, 2014

Deputy Jailer Pamela Beard Pleads To Providing Information To Felon To Assist Him In Avoiding Law Enforcement

May 1, 2014

Social Security Claims Representative Sentenced To Twelve Months And One Day For Extortion And Bribery

April 2014

April 30, 2014

Local Attorney Sentenced For Theft From Clients

April 29, 2014

United States Attorney Edward L. Stanton III Names Brian K. Coleman As Civil Rights Unit Chief

April 25, 2014

Man Convicted Of Two Attempted Armed Robberies Faces Minimum Of 47 Years In Federal Prison

April 23, 2014

Nashville Man Indicted For Mailing Threats To Employee At Covington Area Factory

April 22, 2014

Memphis Women Plead Guilty To Tax Fraud Scheme Using Identities Of Deceased Persons

Memphis Pair Indicted For Half-Million Dollar Mortgage And I.D. Fraud Scheme

April 15, 2014

April 15Th Brings Indictment For Six Women In Identity Theft And Tax Fraud Scheme

April 8, 2014

Federal State, And, Local Teamwork Nets 38 Indictments For Illegal Prescription Drug Sales, Money Laundering

March 2014

March 27, 2014

Bells Man Sentenced To 188 Months In Prison For Methamphetamine Trafficking

March 26, 2014

Unanimous Supreme Court Rules For The United States In Criminal Firearms Case From West Tennessee

March 25, 2014

Federal, State, And Local Effort Yields 41 Indictments For Drugs, Firearms, And Counterfeiting In Obion And Weakley Counties

March 18, 2014

Group Indicted For Possession Of Prescription And Illegal Drugs

March 17, 2014

Ronnie Jackson Faces Up To Life In Prison After Leading Robbery Spree Through Shelby County

March 7, 2014

Jackson Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Civil Rights Charge Of Desecrating Religious Paraphernalia

February 2014

February 27, 2014

James Lee Bishop Pleads Guilty To Bank Fraud In One-Count Criminal Information

February 26, 2014

U.S. Government Contractor In Iraq Pleads Guilty To Tax Fraud In $618,186 Kickback Scheme

February 24, 2014

Project Safe Neighborhood Program Secures Lengthy Sentences For Carjackers

February 12, 2014

Memphis Woman Sentenced To 57 Months In Prison For Mortgage Fraud Scheme

February 6, 2014

Former Tennessee Police Officer Sentenced For Assaulting An Arrestee

February 3, 2014

Federal-State Partnership Yields Two More Convictions, Three Indictments In Tipton County

January 2014

January 31, 2014

Cordova Man Sentenced To 78 Months In Prison For Identity Theft And Filing False Tax Returns

Florida Man Sentenced To 140 Months For Brownsville, Tennessee Bank Robbery

January 28, 2014

West Tennessee Round-Up Nets 14 Suspects On Methamphetamine, Marijuana, And Gun Charges

Former Memphis Patrolman Sean Mcwhirter Sentenced For Transporting Prostitutes To Tunica

January 17, 2014

Memphis Man Sentenced To 210 Months On Drug Conspiracy And Gun Charges

Obion County Man Sentenced To 120 Months In Prison For Involvement In Large Marijuana Growoperation

January 16, 2014

Child Sex Trafficker Keith “Greedy” Gibson Convicted On All Counts

January 14, 2014

United States Supreme Court Holds Oral Argument In Criminal Firearms Case From West Tennessee

January 10, 2014

Allan D. Cooper Sentenced To 27 Months For Wire Fraud

David Rohm Sentenced To 87 Months For Receipt Of Child Pornography

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