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Serving the People of the
United States Virgin Islands

Welcome to the District of the Virgin Islands.  Our mission is to protect and serve the citizens of the Virgin Islands through the vigorous and impartial enforcement of the laws of the United States.  We strive to defend the national security, improve the safety and quality of life in our communities, and protect the public funds and financial assets of the United States. 

Ronald W. Sharpe, United States Attorney

News

Wednesday, May 14, 2015

St. Croix Man Pleads Guilty to Manufacture of Marijuana

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Man sentenced to Prison on Firearm Possession Convictions

Wednesday, May 11, 2015

MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO CHARGES IN TWO SEPARATE CASES

Wednesday, May 8, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Firearm by Illegal Alien

Wednesday, May 8, 2015

Immigrant Sentenced to 44 Months in Prison for Illegal Reentry

Wednesday, May 7, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Prison Contraband

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

French National Arrested on Charges of Alien Smuggling

Wednesday, May 1, 2015

Two V.I. National Guard Soldiers Arrested on Charges of Wire Fraud, Theft, and Making False Statements

Wednesday, April 28, 2015

Governor Announces Anti-Crime Plans

Wednesday, April 23, 2015

Two Arrested for Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

Wednesday, April 23, 2015

St. Croix Man Sentenced to 30 Months in Federal Prison

Wednesday, April 20, 2015

Four Arrested on Firearm Trafficking Charges

Wednesday, April 17, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty to Illegal Receipt of Firearm

Wednesday, April 17, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

MAGISTRATE JUDGE DETAINS ST. CROIX MAN ARRESTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

Wednesday, April 10, 2015

Two Men Indicted for Conspiracy to Distribute Narcotics Following Their Arrests at the Airport in St. Thomas

Wednesday, April 9, 2015

CLINTON G. TODMAN, JR. INDICTED ON FIREARM CHARGES

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Man Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Mailing of Firearm

March 31, 2015

Golden Grove Prisoner Sentenced to 30 Days in Prison for Cell Phone Possession

March 30, 2015

Convicted Felon Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Possession of Ammunition

March 25, 2015

US Attorney Ronald Sharpe meets with US Department of State, Diplomatic Security Service Resident Agent in Charge Jon Jario A. Saravia, Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent Emily Roman and Diplomatic Security Service Special Agent Alberto Cruz.

March 25, 2015

Jury Convicts Two St. Croix Men of Murder and Related Firearm Offenses

March 24, 2015

St. Croix Man Arrested on Charges of Illegal Receipt of Firearms

March 19, 2015

Trinidad Woman Arrested on Charges of Aggravated Identity Theft

March 19, 2015

St. Croix Man Charged With Federal and Local Crimes Related to Carjacking at the St. Croix Educational Complex High School

March 10, 2015

Oregon Man Pleads Guilty to Failure to Register as Sex Offender

March 9, 2015

Total Petroleum Puerto Rico Corp. Agrees to Spend $1.6 Million to Improve Leak Detection in at Least 125 Gas Stations Across Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

March 9, 2015

FEDERAL JURY CONVICTS ST. CROIX WOMAN OF ROBBERY CHARGES

March 5, 2015

EILIN CASTILLO CHARGED WITH ILLEGAL ENTRY, GUN POSSESSION

March 5, 2015

ST. THOMAS MAN INDICTED ON CHILD PORNOGRAPHY CHARGES

March 4, 2015

Two St. Thomas Men Sentenced to Prison for Firearm Possession

February 27, 2015

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 18 Months in Prison for Distribution of Crack Cocaine

February 26, 2015

St. Thomas Resident Sentenced to 124 Months in Carjacking Case

February 17, 2015

District Court Judge Sentences St. Thomas Man to 10 Years in Prison

February 13, 2015

District Court Judge Sentences St. Croix Man to 69 Months in Prison

February 13, 2015

St. Croix Man Pleads Guilty to Manufacture of Marijuana

February 10, 2015

Federal Jury Convicts Man of Possessing Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number

February 5, 2015

St. John Man Sentenced to 17 Months in Prison for Bank Fraud

February 5, 2015

Edwin Monsanto Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

February 5, 2015

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Possession of Firearm

January 29, 2015

Four Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for St. Thomas Jewelry Store Robbery

January 22, 2015

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 31 years in Prison for Child Exploitation Offenses

January 20, 2015

GOLDEN GROVE CORRECTIONS OFFICER PLEADS GUILTY TO PROVIDING PRISON CONTRABAND

January 14, 2015

St. Croix Man Pleads Guilty to Possession of Prison Contraband

January 13, 2015

Jury Convicts Gregoire George of Possession of Prison Contraband Charges

January 13, 2015

Golden Grove Prisoner Sentenced to Four Months in Prison for Cell Phone Possession

January 8, 2015

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 25 years in Prison for Child Exploitation Offenses

January 8, 2015

FORMER V.I. ARMY NATIONAL GUARD MAJOR INDICTED FOR THEFT OF PUBLIC FUNDS AND RELATED CHARGES

December 22, 2014

Man Sentenced to 63 months in Prison for Possessing Cocaine with Intent to Distribute

December 11, 2014

Orville Williams Sentenced to 36 Months in Prison for Carjacking

December 5, 2014

ST. KITTS NATIONAL INDICTED ON ILLEGAL REENTRY AND RELATED CHARGES

November 14, 2014

ST. THOMAS MAN ARRESTED FOR BEING A FELON IN POSSESSION OF AMMUNITION

November 14, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison

November 14, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Files Suit to Remove Unauthorized Individuals, Structures and Vehicles from Federal Park Land on St. John

November 4, 2014

Puerto Rico Man Sentenced to 14 Months in Prison for Attempting to Bring Guns into St. Thomas on Aircraft

November 4, 2014

Illegal Immigrant Sentenced to 8 Months in Prison

October 30, 2014

U.S. ATTORNEY APPOINTS CONTACT TO HANDLE ELECTION COMPLAINTS

October 24, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 67 Months Incarceration

October 24, 2014

Walter Hill, Jr., Sentenced to 20 years in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

October 16, 2014

Two Haitian Men Sentenced to 57 Months in Prison for Alien Smuggling Conspiracy that Killed Eight

October 9, 2014

St. Thomas Man Arraigned on Charges of Possession of Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number

October 2, 2014

St. Croix Man Sentenced for Manufacturing Marijuana

September 25, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 120 Months in Prison

September 23, 2014

Former Postal Clerk Convicted of Embezzling from U.S. Postal Service

September 4, 2014

St Thomas Man Arrested and Charged With Possession with Intent to Distribute Drugs Within 1,000 Feet of a School

September 2, 2014

St. Croix Man Sentenced for Marijuana Possession

August 20, 2014

Three St. Croix Men Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Federal Firearms Offense and Robbery Third Degree

August 6, 2014

U.S. Attorney Sharpe Encourages Use of Policy to Help Children of Arrested Parents

July 31, 2014

Illegal Alien and Convicted Felon Sentenced to 51 Months in Prison for Illegally Entering the United States

July 31, 2014

Raymond Brown Sentenced to 48 Months in Prison for Use of a Communication Facility to Facilitate a Federal Drug Crime

July 25, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Settles Food Stamp Fraud Cases With 4 Mini Mart Stores for Over $100,000

July 24, 2014

FEDERAL JURY CONVICTS 4 IN ST. THOMAS JEWELRY STORE ROBBERY

July 10, 2014

Puerto Rico Resident Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

July 8, 2014

Angel Negron-Beltran Sentenced to 38 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

June 27, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 100 Months in Prison for Possession of Cocaine with the Intent to Distribute

June 26, 2014

Marcel Henderson sentenced to 71 Months in Prison for Receipt of a Firearm by a Felon

June 19, 2014

Second Haitian Man Pleads Guilty to Alien Smuggling Conspiracy that Killed 8

June 19, 2014

Eddie Lopez-Lopez Sentenced to 33 Months in Prison for Possession of Cocaine with Intent to Distribute

June 11, 2014

ST. THOMAS MAN CONVICTED OF HOBBS ACT ROBBERY AND FIREARM OFFENSES

May 27, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Resolves Complaint against Taxi Driver for Refusing Service to Visually Impaired Teen with Service Animal

May 27, 2014

Three St. Thomas Men Sentenced to Prison in Airport Drug Conspiracy

May 23, 2014

Haitian Man Pleads Guilty to Alien Smuggling Conspiracy that Killed 8

May 23, 2014

Felon in Possession of Firearm Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison

May 22, 2014

Three St. Thomas Men Sentenced Today for their Roles in a Drug Conspiracy

May 22, 2014

St. Thomas Woman Arrested and Charged with Embezzlement of Postal Funds

May 21, 2014

Hector Alcenio Sentenced to 30 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

May 20, 2014

St. John Man Arrested and Charged with Bank Fraud

May 8, 2014

Former Executive Director of Virgin Islands Legislature Charged with Bribery and Extortion in Award of Government Contracts

April 30, 2014

Twenty-Nine Golden Grove Inmates Indicted for Possessing Illegal Contraband

April 17, 2014

Angelo Hill Sentenced to 21 Months in Prison for Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

April 17, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 151 Months for Conspiracy to Possess and Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine

April 17, 2014

ROBERTO TAPIA SENTENCED TO 70 MONTHS IN PRISON

April 16, 2014

Puerto Rico Man Detained in Illegal Shipment of Firearms Case

April 14, 2014

2 Haitian Men Arrested in Alien Smuggling Conspiracy that Killed 8

April 10, 2014

COURT ORDERS RELEASE OF 4 CHARGED IN ROBERY OF JEWELRY STORE

April 8, 2014

Federal Search Warrant Executed at Golden Grove Correctional Facility in St. Croix

March 25, 2014

ST. CROIX MAN INDICTED ON CARJACKING AND RELATED CHARGES

March 25, 2014

ST. THOMAS MAN ARRESTED AND DETAINED FOR CARJACKING

March 20, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to 5 Months for Possession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana

March 5, 2014

FEDERAL JURY CONVICTS ST. THOMAS MAN OF PRODUCTION OF CHILD PORNOGRAPHY AND OTHER CHILD EXPLOITATION OFFENSES

February 28, 2014

U.S. Marshal's Service Captures St. Thomas Man Who Escaped from Federal Custody in January

February 21, 2014

ST. THOMAS MAN AND ST. JOHN WOMAN ARRESTED FOR IMPERSONATING FBI AGENTS

February 20, 2014

Puerto Rico/U.S. Virgin Islands High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Program Receives National Recognition

February 19, 2014

ST. THOMAS MAN ARRESTED AND CHARGED FOR FAILING TO REGISTER AS SEX OFFENDER

February 19, 2014

ST. CROIX MAN ARRESTED FOR FAILING TO REGISTER AS SEX OFFENDER

February 6, 2014

St. Thomas Man Sentenced to Three Years in Prison for Tax Fraud Conspiracy

January 29, 2014

Four Defendants Plead Guilty for Role in Cocaine Trafficking Organization

January 10, 2014

U.S. Attorney's Office Collects $2.6 Million in FY 2013

January 9, 2014

Hansel Bailey Sentenced to Five Years in Prison for Tax Fraud Conspiracy

January 8, 2014

FORMER SENATOR ALVIN L. WILLIAMS, JR. SENTENCED TO 52 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR RACKETEERING

January 7, 2014

RODNEY MILLER SENTENCED TO 21 MONTHS IN PRISON FOR TAX FRAUD

December 12, 2013

U.S. ATTORNEY RONALD W. SHARPE INVITES YOU TO THE SUMMIT PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE: A GROWING TREND

December 12, 2013

Agenda for Summit on Prescription Drug Abuse A Growing Trend

December 6, 2013

PROJECT SAFE NEIGHBORHOODS TARGETS COMMUNITIES MOST AFFECTED BY GUN VIOLENCE

November 20, 2013

Two Virgin Islands Residents Indicted on Drug Trafficking Charges

September 27, 2013

Captain and Company Sentenced in Fatal Parasailing Accident

September 26, 2013

ST. CROIX BROTHERS SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR CARJACKING AND RELATED OFFENSES

September 24, 2013

Former DPNR Enforcement Director Pleads Guilty to Using DPNR as Criminal Enterprise for Drug Trafficking

September 4, 2013

Federal Jury Convicts Former CEO of Schneider Regional Medical Center of Tax Fraud

August 8, 2013

Woman Pleads Guilty to Production of Child Pornography

July 11, 2013

JANICE D. REY AND DEVON MCLEAN SENTENCED TO PRISON FOR FRAUDULENT INVESTMENT SCHEME

July 11, 2013

Federal Jury Convicts Two Men of Tax Fraud Conspiracy

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