News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

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December 2011

December 16, 2011

Former El Paso County Judge Indicted In Public Corruption Investigation

December 15, 2011

San Antonio Man Pleads Guilty To Attempting To Export Sensitive Military Equipment

December 9, 2011

Federal Judge In Midland Sentences Midland Man For Possession Of Child Pornography

South Texas Man Sentenced To Federal Prison In Firearms Case

December 8, 2011

Texas Syndicate Members In San Antonio Indicted On Racketeering Charges

December 6, 2011

Seven Arrested In El Paso On Federal Drug Trafficking/Firearms Charges

December 1, 2011

Federal Prison Terms Handed Down This Week In Three El Paso Child Pornography Cases 

Permian Basin Chemical Dependency Counselor Sentenced To Federal Prison For Making False Claims To The Government

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November 2011

November 18, 2011

El Paso Police Detective Charged Federally With Driving While Intoxicated On Fort Bliss

Federal Prison Term Handed Down To San Antonio Texas Mexican Mafia Member

November 17, 2011

Former T. Don Hutto Correction Center Employee Sentenced To Federal Prison On Civil Rights Charges

November 10, 2011

El Paso Federal Grand Jury Returns Superseding Indictment In Baltimore Based Federal Human Trafficking Investigation

November 8, 2011

Federal Grand Jury Returns Superseding Indictment Against Naser Jason Abdo In Connection With Bomb Plot

November 4, 2011

Triton President And C.E.O. Kurt Barton Sentenced To Federal Prison

November 2, 2011

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Three In Air Force Medical Systems Infrastructure Modernization (MISM) Million Dollar Fraud Case

Federal Grand Jury Indicts New Braunfels Businessman In Bankruptcy Fraud/Structuring Case

November 1, 2011

Statement Re: U.S. V. Jesus Enriquez Diaz, Jr.

15 Uvalde/Crystal City-based Texas Mexican Mafia Members Indicted On Racketeering Charges

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October 2011

October 28, 2011

Twelve Indicted For Alleged Drug Trafficking In Odessa Area

October 26, 2011

Waco And Temple Bank Robber Sentenced To 100 Years In Federal Prison

October 25, 2011

Dallas Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Defrauding Federal Student Loan Program

October 24, 2011

Federal Judge Sentences Former Austin Man To Federal Prison For Producing Child Pornography

October 21, 2011

Gateway Hotel And Owner Sentenced For Smuggling And Harboring Undocumented Aliens, Money Laundering, And Income Tax Fraud

October 20, 2011

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Gabriela Gutierrez In New Mexico Firearms Trafficking Scheme

October 19, 2011

Federal Jury Convicts El Paso Pharmacist In Drug Distribution Scheme

Federal Grand Jury In El Paso Indicts Non-immigrant Alien In Possession Of 4,300 Rounds Of Ammunition

Baytown, Texas, Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Atascosa County, Texas Murder

October 14, 2011

Ten Arrested In Baltimore Based Upon Federal Human Trafficking Indictment Returned In El Paso

October 13, 2011

Federal, State And Local Authorities Arrest Six San Antonio-based Texas Mexican Mafia Members

Former El Paso I.C.E. Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist Enters Guilty Plea To Misuse Of A Passport And Theft Of Government Travel Funds

San Antonio Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Child Pornography Charge

October 12, 2011

Fort Bliss Soldier Pleads Guilty To Federal Child Pornography Charges

El Paso Bank Robber Faces Lengthy Federal Prison Term

October 7, 2011

Federal Prison Terms Handed Down To Hondo- And Uvalde-based Texas Mexican Mafia Members And Associates

October 4, 2011

Federal, State And Local Authorities Arrest 23 Hondo And Uvalde-based Texas Syndicate Members And Associates

October 3, 2011

Robert Pitman Is The New U.S. Attorney For The Western District Of Texas

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September 2011

September 30, 2011

U.T.E.P. Student Sentenced To Federal Prison For Downloading/Possessing Child Pornography



Former Fair Oaks Police Officer Sentenced To Federal Prison In Internet Stalking Case

September 28, 2011

New Mexico Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Murder Of A Child

September 27, 2011

Nearly 40 Members And Associates Of Bandido Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Charged In Three Districts For Alleged Drug And Firearm Offenses

September 22, 2011

Member And Associate Of Barrio Azteca Gang Plead Guilty To Racketeering Conspiracy

September 21, 2011

Jury Convicts Rowlett Car Dealer In Title Washing Scheme Involving Over 600 Fraudulent Titles

Former Construction Site Manager Pleads Guilty To Role In Kickback Scheme

$1. 4 Million Civil Settlement Reached In San Antonio False Claims Matter

September 20, 2011

Seguin Man Sentenced To 54 Months In Federal Prison For Wire Fraud Scheme

September 19, 2011

Canutillo I. S. D. Teacher To Remain In Federal Custody On Child Pornography Charges

September 16, 2011

Four Guilty Pleas Entered In Killeen Bank Robbery Investigation

September 13, 2011

Three Alleged Bank Robbers From Macon, Missouri Deported From Mexico Last Week Indicted By Federal Grand Jury In Waco

September 9, 2011

Midland Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Distributing Child Pornography

September 7, 2011

Former T. Don Hutto Correction Center Employee Pleads Guilty To Civil Rights Charges
Justice Department Files Lawsuit Alleging Racial And Sexual Harassment By The Texas Department Of Family And Protective Services

September 2, 2011

Member Of Aryan Brotherhood Pleads Guilty To Hate Crime In Connection With Church Arson And Attempted Murder Of Disabled African-American In Texas

Somerset Man Sentenced To Federal Prison In Connection With July And August 2010 Bomb Explosions

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August 2011

August 31, 2011

Mom Sentenced To Federal Prison In Connection With Death Of Her Child

August 26, 2011

Barrio Azteca Gang Member Extradited From Mexico To The United States To Face Charges Related To U. S. Consulate Murders In Juarez, Mexico

August 25, 2011

Former Village Of Columbus (NM) Chief Of Police Enters Guilty Plea In New Mexico Federal Firearms Trafficking Case



Jury Convicts Permian Basin Chemical Dependency Counselor Of Making False Claims To The Government

August 24, 2011

Dallas Man Pleads Guilty To Defrauding Federal Student Loan Program

August 22, 2011

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Austin Lawyer In Connection With South Texas Bribery Scheme



Federal Prison Sentences Handed Down In Austin-based Firearms Trafficking/Money Laundering Scheme

August 18, 2011

Man Pleads Guilty To Threatening To Kill The President Of The United States

August 17, 2011

Federal Jury Convicts Former Triton President And C.E.O. In Ponzi Scheme



Federal Grand Jury Indicts El Paso Man In Connection With Fraud Scheme

August 15, 2011

El Paso Attorney Luther Jones And Former El Paso County District Clerk Gilbert Sanchez Sentenced To Six Years In Federal Prison

August 12, 2011

Federal Authorities Arrest Twelve Members Of El Paso-based Drug Trafficking Organization

August 9, 2011

Federal Jury In Midland Convicts Artesia, NM Man Of Downloading Child Pornography

Naser Jason Abdo Indicted By A Federal Grand Jury In Connection With Bomb Plot

Federal, State And Local Authorities Arrest Nine Hondo-based Texas Mexican Mafia Members Based On Federal Charges

Fair Oaks Police Officer Pleads Guilty To Making False Statements To Federal Agents Concerning Citizenship

August 4, 2011

Former Construction Site Manager Indicted In Connection With Kickback Scheme

August 3, 2011

El Paso Business Manager And Five Employees Arrested In Connection With Ammo Smuggling Operation

August 2, 2011

Former El Paso Teacher Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography Charges

Federal Grand Jury Indicts E.P.I.S.D. Superintendent

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July 2011

July 29, 2011

Naser Jason Abdo Charged Federally In Bomb Plot

July 26, 2011

Seven Former Texas Medicaid Medical Transportation Program Call Center Employees Arrested On Federal Health Care Fraud Charges

San Antonio Man Admits Role In Title Washing Scheme Involving Over 600 Fraudulent Titles

San Antonio Restaurant And Owner Enter Guilty Pleas In Connection With Worksite Enforcement Investigation

July 22, 2011

More Guilty Pleas Entered In New Mexico Federal Firearms Trafficking Case

July 21, 2011

35 Arrested In Austin Portion Of Project Delirium

Six Arrested In El Paso/Alpine Portion Of Project Delirium

Former San Antonio Resident Pleads Guilty To Federal Internet Stalking Charge

July 20, 2011

Grand jury indicts San Antonio businessman for defrauding Social Security

July 18, 2011

Fourth Guilty Plea Entered In Federal Firearms Trafficking Case In New Mexico

July 15, 2011

Two More Guilty Pleas Entered In Federal Firearms Trafficking Case In New Mexico



Federal Prison Sentences Handed Down In El Paso In Connection With Horizon City Kidnapping/Murder Investigation

July 13, 2011

Former Columbus, New Mexico Mayor Pleads Guilty In Federal Firearms Trafficking Case

July 7, 2011

Federal Jury In Del Rio Convicts Two Texas Mexican Mafia Members

Federal Jury In Midland Convicts Man For Failing To Register As A Sex Offender

July 1, 2011

El Paso Jury Finds Texas Pain Management Physician And Psychiatrist Guilty On Federal Health Care Fraud Charges

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June 2011

June 30, 2011

San Antonio Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Receipt Of Child Pornography

Permian Basin Residents Sentenced To Federal Prison For Real Estate Fraud

June 29, 2011

Elm Mott Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Production / Possessing Child Pornography

June 28, 2011

Midland-Odessa Area Barrio Azteca Members And Associates Indicted On Federal Drug And Racketeering Charges

June 15, 2011

Grand jury indicts Fair Oaks Police Officer for Making False Statements to Federal Agents Concerning Citizenship

Former San Antonio Business Comptroller Indicted In Tax Scheme

June 9, 2011

Former Defense Contract Employee Indicted In Fraud And Money Laundering Scheme

Dallas Man Indicted For Defrauding Federal Student Loan Program

June 2, 2011

Pasadena, Texas, Man Pleads Guilty For Role In Murder Scheme

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May 2011

May 20, 2011

Adrian Pena Sentenced To Federal Prison In El Paso Corruption Investigation

U.T.E.P. Student Pleads Guilty To Downloading/Possessing Child Pornography

May 19, 2011

El Paso Man Sentenced To Five Years In Federal Prison For Child Pornography

May 13, 2011

Federal Jury In Austin Convicts Final Two Defendants In Firearms Trafficking/Money Laundering Scheme

May 12, 2011

Former T. Don Hutto Correction Center Employee Faces Federal Charges

May 11, 2011

Two Plead Guilty To Federal Charges In Connection With Death Of A Child

Two Indicted On Federal Firearms And Smuggling Charges

May 10, 2011

Five Arrested In Austin-based Visa Fraud Scheme

May 5, 2011

Midland Man Arrested In Oklahoma City Charged With Drug Distribution Resulting In Death

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April 2011

April 29, 2011

Arrests Made In Connection With Alleged Crystal City Cocaine And Heroin Trafficking

April 28, 2011

Somalian Sentenced To Federal Prison For Making False Statements On Application For Asylum

Former Lacoste National Bank President Sentenced To Federal Prison

San Antonio Man Sentenced To Federal Prison On Child Pornography Charge

April 20, 2011

Federal Jury Convicts El Paso Attorney Luther Jones And Former El Paso County District Clerk Gilbert Sanchez On Conspiracy Charges

Federal Prison Sentence Handed Down In El Paso Corruption Case

FBI Agent Impersonator Sentenced To Federal Prison

Odessa Pair Plead Guilty To Copper Wire Theft From Drilling Rig

West Texas Men Enter Guilty Pleas On Federal Drug, Firearm Charges

April 14, 2011

Federal Jury In Midland Convicts Odessa Man In Connection With Real Estate Fraud Scheme

April 8, 2011

Eight Arrested In Austin-based Undocumented Alien Smuggling Operation

April 4, 2011

San Antonio Man Sentenced To Federal Prison On Child Pornography Charges

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March 2011

March 29, 2011

Former Chief Operations Officer For The National Center For The Employment Of The Disabled (N.C.E.D.) Sentenced To Federal Prison

March 28, 2011

Permian Basin Chemical Dependency Counselor Indicted By Federal Grand Jury For Making False Claims To The Government

March 24, 2011

Federal And Local Law Enforcement Round Up Methamphetamine Manufacturing And Distribution Rings

March 9, 2011

Federal, State And Local Law Enforcement Round Up Barrio Azteca Members

March 3, 2011

Somerset Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges In Connection With July And August 2010 Bomb Explosions

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February 2011

February 28, 2011

I.C.E. Supervisory Intelligence Research Specialist Indicted For Misuse Of Diplomatic Passport

February 24, 2011

Former Car Salesmen Sentenced To Federal Prison For Identity Theft

February 18, 2011

Federal Life Sentences Handed Down Today In Waco To Two Dallas Men

February 17, 2011

Federal Prison Sentences Handed Down To Robert “Bob” Jones And Patrick Woods In El Paso Corruption Investigation

February 16, 2011

Former Austin Businessman Indicted By Federal Grand Jury In Ponzi Scheme

February 10, 2011

Six Arrested In El Paso On Federal Drug Trafficking Charges

February 9, 2011

El Paso Marijuana Distributor Sentenced To Federal Prison

February 8, 2011

Federal Jury In El Paso Convicts Owner Of Gateway Hotel For Smuggling And Harboring Undocumented Aliens

Federal Judge Convicts Former Austin Man Of Producing Child Pornography

February 3, 2011

Odessa Man Sentenced To 10 Years In Federal Prison For Crack Cocaine Offense

Coahoma Woman Sentenced To Federal Prison For Trafficking In Oxycodone

February 2, 2011

El Salvadorian Sentenced To 15 Years In Federal Prison For Smuggling Operation Resulting In Death

February 1, 2011

Illegal Immigrant Living In Odessa Sentenced To 111 Months In Federal Prison On Marijuana, Gun Charges

Two Odessans Sentenced To Federal Prison On Cocaine Charges

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January 2011

January 26, 2011

Former Director Of El Paso Boys And Girls Club Sentenced To Federal Prison For Possession Of Child Pornography

January 25, 2011

Ten Odessans Plead Guilty To Distribution Of Cocaine

January 21, 2011

El Paso Cocaine Trafficker Sentenced To Federal Prison

Former Cisco Ford Equipment Employee Pleads Guilty To Using Company Credit Cards For Over $77,000 In Personal Expenditures

January 12, 2011

Cocaine Trafficker Sentenced To Life Imprisonment

January 10, 2011

Eagle Pass Businessman Sentenced To Federal Prison In Ammo Smuggling Case

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