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News and Press Releases

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May 2015

May 1, 2015

Former DISD Employee and Co-Conspirator Sentenced for Roles in Mail Fraud Conspiracy

April 2015

April 29, 2015

Garland Man Sentenced to 168 Months in Federal Prison on Child Pornography Conviction

Pipe Line Companys Project Coordinator at Roscoe, Texas, Facility Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud

April 27, 2015

Equity Trader Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison And Ordered to Disgorge More Than $3.5 Million in Illegal Profits on Securities Fraud Conviction

April 24, 2015

Two Dallas Roommates Each Sentenced to 21 Months in Federal Prison for Conspiring to Obstruct Justice and Lying to Exonerate Another Roommate Facing a Federal Firearm Offense

Brothers Convicted in Synthetic Drug Distribution Conspiracy Sentenced to Lengthy Federal Prison Terms

April 22, 2015

Former Tutoring Company Owners Who Admitted Defrauding Dallas and Fort Worth Independent School Districts are Sentenced

April 17, 2015

Abilene Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Offense

Three Sentenced for Roles in Bribery Scheme at Big Spring Correctional Center

Mesquite, Texas, Drug Trafficker Sentenced to 330 Months in Federal Prison

April 15, 2015

Brownwood, Texas, Man Admits Possessing Prepubescent Child Pornography

Man Sentenced to 72 Months in Federal Prison for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender

April 14, 2015

Former Dallas County Probation Employee Pleads Guilty to Role in Cocaine Distribution Conspiracy

Dallas Woman Who Stole Nearly $65,000 From Three Federal Agencies and Fled to Kentucky Where She Continued Her Thefts is Sentenced to Serve a Total of 78 Months in Federal Prison

Former Dallas Police Department Vice Detective Sentenced on Obstruction Convictions

Wilbarger County Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Federal Prison on Methamphetamine Conviction

Heroin Distributor Allegedly Connected to the Overdose Death of a Dallas Teenager is Arrested in Orange County, California, Following High Speed Chase

CPA and Former CFO of Service King LLC is Sentenced to 36 Months in Federal Prison for Embezzling From Employer

April 13, 2015

Three Floydada Men Face Federal Drug Distribution Conspiracy Charges

April 10, 2015

Lubbock Man Sentenced to 87 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Prepubescent Child Pornography

Former Carrollton, Texas, Man Who Worked as a Long-Haul Truck Driver, Sentenced to 20 Years in Federal Prison on Child Pornography Conviction

April 9, 2015

Dallas Woman Faces Up to 15 Years in Federal Prison After Jury Finds She Lied in Bankruptcy Filings

Convicted Sex Predator Sentenced to 180 Years in Federal Prison

Lubbock Man Sentenced to 78 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

Former Instructor at Big Spring Correctional Center Sentenced to Six Months in Federal Prison and Remanded Into Custody

April 8, 2015

Federal Jury Convicts Colleyville, Texas Man in Nearly $4 Million Wind Farm Investment Scam

April 7, 2015

Abilene Man Admits Possessing Prepubescent Child Pornography

April 2, 2015

Woman Who Had More Than 160 Pounds of Marijuana in Rental Car is Sentenced to 24 Months in Federal Prison on Federal Drug Distribution Conviction

Dallas County Man Sentenced to 46 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Hydrocodone and Alprazolam Distribution Conspiracy That Operated in Abilene, Lubbock and Dallas

April 1, 2015

Defendant Sentenced to Serve 48 Months in Federal Prison and Pay Millions in Restitution for Violating the CAN-SPAM Act

March 2015

March 31, 2015

Department of Justice Announces Investigation of the Dallas County Truancy Court and Juvenile District Courts

March 27, 2015

Arlington Woman in Custody and Charged with Bank Robbery

Lubbock Man Sentenced to 121 Months in Federal Prison for Possessing Prepubescent Child Pornography

March 25, 2015

Female Bank Robber Faces Federal Charge

Cedar Hill Man Sentenced to 72 Months in Federal Prison on Child Pornography Conviction

Twenty-Three Individuals Charged in a Prescription Drug Distribution Conspiracy

March 24, 2015

Dallas Woman Admits Role in March 2014 Overdose Death of Dallas Teenager

March 23, 2015

Eight Arrested for Role in Timeshare Telemarketing Fraud Scheme That Targeted Individuals Age 55 and Older

Frisco Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for the Attempted Enticement of a Minor

March 20, 2015

Dallas Woman Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison for Committing Financial Aid Fraud

Former SSA Employee Sentenced to 21 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Conspiracy to Defraud the SSA

Garland Man Sentenced to 96 Months in Federal Prison on Child Pornography Conviction

March 19, 2015

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Three on Felony Offenses Related to December 2014 Armored Car Heist in Amarillo

Man Sentenced to Serve a Total of Five Years in Federal Prison for Theft of Public Funds and Aggravated ID Theft

Tax Return Preparer Sentenced to Three Years in Federal Prison for Preparing False Tax Returns

March 18, 2015

ID Theft Conspiracy Leader Sentenced to 16 years in Federal Prison and Ordered to Pay $88,131 in Restitution

North Richland Hills Man Sentenced to 36 Months in Federal Prison for Preparing and Submitting False Income Tax Returns That Resulted in over a $1 Million Loss to IRS

March 17, 2015

Convicted Fraudster Pleads Guilty in Federal Court to Failing to Surrender for Service of Sentence

March 12, 2015

Fort Worth Selected as One of the First Six Pilot Sites for the National Initiative for Building Community Trust and Justice

Former Denton High School Teacher Sentenced to Serve a Total of 60 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography

Dallas-Area Residents Charged With Conspiracy, Drug Trafficking and Firearms Offenses

March 11, 2015

Media Advisory - Fort Worth to Join National Effort to Build Trust and Reconciliation Between Law Enforcement and Communities They Serve

March 4, 2015

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Rockwall Man on Prepubescent Child Pornography Offenses

March 3, 2015

Dallas Man Faces Up to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Transporting Woman from Oklahoma to Texas to Engage in Prostitution

February 2015

February 26, 2015

Mesquite Resident Indicted on Wire Fraud and Aggravated ID Theft Charges in Stolen Identity Refund Fraud (SIRF) Case

Dallas Man Sentenced to 300 Months in Federal Prison for Committing Armed Robberies of Dallas-Area Businesses

February 25, 2015

Justice Department Reaches Settlement With Ssantander Consumer USA To Resolve Allegations Concerning Over 1,100 Illegal Car Repossessions Against Service Members

February 20, 2015

Convicted Tarrant County Tax Preparers Sentenced to Lengthy Federal Prison Sentences

Local Immigration Lawyer Arrested on Federal Charges

February 18, 2015

Hurst, Texas, Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Offenses

February 17, 2015

Former Garland, Texas, Man Admits Aiming a Laser Pointer at Helicopter

February 13, 2015

Indicted Lewisville, Texas, Resident to Remain in Federal Custody

Johnson County Man Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison on Obscenity Conviction

February 11, 2015

Wingate, Texas, Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Child Pornography Offense

Dallas County Man Admits Producing Producing Child Pornography

February 10, 2015

Defendants Sentenced in Drug Distribution Conspiracy

February 5, 2015

Nine Arrested During Online Solicitation Investigation Face Federal Charges

Defendant Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison on Methamphetamine Distribution Conviction

February 4, 2015

Dallas Man Faces up to Life in Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking a 17-Year-Old Runaway

February 3, 2015

Search Engine Optimizer Admits Extorting Money from a Local Merger and Acquisitions Firm

Hunt County Man Admits Producing Child Pornography

January 2015

January 30, 2015

Dallas, Texas, Man Sentenced to 188 Months in Federal Prison for Transporting and Shipping Child Pornography

January 29, 2015

Couple Sentenced for Stealing Mail in Roanoke, Southlake, and Keller, Texas

Fort Worth Man Sentenced to 78 Months in Federal Prison for Running Oil and Gas Ponzi Scheme

Armed Home Invader/Carjacker Sentenced to 15 Years in Federal Prison

Mesquite Man Faces Up to 30 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography

January 28, 2015

Waxahachie Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Illegally Disbursing Funds in Bankruptcy Case

January 27, 2015

Convicted Sex Offender Faces Up to 60 Years in Federal Prison for Producing Child Pornography

Former Funeral Home Owner Faces Up to 20 Years in Federal Prison on Food Stamp Benefit Fraud Conviction

January 23, 2015

Abilene Man Sentenced to 10 Years in Federal Prison for Possessing Child Pornography

Dallas Man Sentenced to 63 Months in Federal Prison on Obscenity Conviction

Phoenix Man Sentenced to 327 Months in Federal Prison on Federal Child Pornography Convictions

January 22, 2015

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Hunt County Man on Felony Firearm Offense

Yogurt Entrepreneur Sentenced to Five Years in Federal Prison for Intentionally Setting Fire to His Dallas Business

Dallas Man Associated With Anonymous Hacking Group Sentenced to 63 Months in Federal Prison

January 20, 2015

Grand Prairie, Texas, Real Estate Investor Sentenced to Federal Prison for Conspiring to Commit Wire Fraud

Fort Worth Chiropractor Sentenced in Heath Care Fraud Case

January 15, 2015

JUSTICE DEPARTMENT REACHES SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT WITH FIRST UNITED BANK OVER ALLEGATIONS OF DISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF NATIONAL ORIGIN

Tarrant County Woman Sentenced to 27 Months in Federal Prison for Theft of Government Funds

Two Men Sentenced for Roles in Conspiracy to Conduct Fraudulent Credit Card Transactions at North Texas Sams Clubs

January 9, 2015

Man Sentenced to Serve a Total of Five Years in Federal Prison in Swatting Case

Last Defendant Pleads Guilty in Methamphetamine Distribution Conspiracy

Defendants Sentenced in Cocaine Distribution Conspiracy Case

January 7, 2015

Dallas Man Known as Baja Bandit Sentenced to 35 Years in Federal Prison for Committing Armed Robberies of Local Insurance Businesses

January 6, 2015

Convicted Dallas Lawyer Pleads Guilty to Additional Mail Fraud Charge

Dallas County Man Sentenced to 108 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Staged Accident Fraud Scheme

North Texas Man Sentenced to 87 Months in Federal Prison for Role in Stolen Identity Refund Fraud (SIRF) Conspiracy

January 5, 2015

Chiropractor Sentenced in Health Care Fraud Case

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