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Mission Statement

The mission of the United States Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Texas is to represent the United States in the investigation and prosecution of federal crimes, and vindicating the interests of the United States in civil litigation.  This includes detecting, disrupting and prosecuting terrorist activities, prosecuting and ensuring just punishment of those guilty of federal crimes, and administering and enforcing the Nation’s laws to ensure the fair and impartial administration of justice.

The Office embraces the goals and priorities of the Attorney General, and strives to carry out its duties with the greatest integrity and professionalism.  In all matters, the Office works to instill the greatest public confidence in the integrity and fairness of the Office, the Department of Justice, and the judicial system.

Victim Witness Assistance

Making sure that victims of federal crimes are treated with compassion, fairness and respect.

Project Safe Neighborhoods

Our nation-wide commitment to reducing gun crime in America.

The Office of U.S. Attorney

Robert Pitman

honors April 2015 as

National Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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If you or anyone you know has been a victim of sexual assault, please contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at: