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December 20, 2011

Washington Man Sentenced to 32 Years for Attempted Bombing of Martin Luther King Unity March

Five Counterfeiters Plead Guilty

December 15, 2011

Distributor of Child Pornography Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison

December 14, 2011

Illegal Immigrant Sentenced for Benefits Fraud

November 22, 2011

Two Men Plead Guilty to Posession with Intent to Distribute Marijuana

November 18, 2011

Two Men Plead Guilty to Manufacturing Marijuana and Possession of Firearms

November 17, 2011

U.S. Attorney's Office Collects $14,052,903 in Civil & Criminal Actions in FY 2011

November 9, 2011

Richard Conn Sentenced to 19 years as a Career Offender

November 3, 2011

Former Hanford Worker Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Submit False Time Cards

November 2, 2011

Officer Thompson Convicted for Beating Otto Zehm

October 2011

October 31, 2011

United States Files False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Act Suit against Amy May, Patricia Hall, and Michael Stone Former Material Coordinators for Flour Hanford

October 14, 2011

Serial Bank Robber Known as the "Bicycle Bandit" sent to Federal Prison

October 12, 2011

Repeat Rapist Sentenced to Prison

October 7, 2011

Burglary While Armed Brings Over Five Years in Prison

Assaults on Colville Reservation Merit Over Four Years in Prison

October 3, 2011

United States Files False Claims Act and Anti-Kickback Act Suit against George Peterson, Vice President of Kennewick Industrial & Electrical Supply, Inc.

September 2011

September 29, 2011

Tribal Member Sent to Prison for Murder

September 23, 2011

Postal Supervisor Sentenced for Theft

September 22, 2011

Colorado-Based CH2M Hill Agrees to Pay United States $1.5 Millions to Resolve False Claims Act and Anti_Kickback Act Liability

September 7, 2011

Attempted Bomber Pleads Guilty to Federal Hate Crime and Weapons Charge

August 2011

August 15, 2011

Wapato Gang Member Sentenced as Armed Career Criminal for Firearm Posession

August 10, 2011

Six Months in Jail for Travel Voucher Fraud

July 2011

July 28, 2011

ATF and YPD Target Documented Gang Members

Tax Fraud Sent Back to Prison

July 20, 2011

Greater Spokane Substance Abuse Council (GSSAC) Receives National Award from Office of National Drug Control Policy

July 15, 2011

Mexican Citizen Convicted of Receiving Supplemental Security Income and Food Stamps Illegally

June 2011

June 23, 2011

Mexican Citizen Sentenced for Possessing Methamphetamine

June 17, 2011

Texas-Based Fluor Corporation to pay U.S. $4 Million to Resovle False Claims Act and Anti-KickBack Act Liability

June 14, 2011

Office Manager to Pullman Urologist Pleads Guilty to Half Million Dollar Mail and Bank Fraud Scheme

June 13, 2011

Felon with Firearm Receives 10 Years in Prison

June 10, 2011

Nurse Sentenced for Tampering with Narcotic Medicines at Klickitat Valley Hospital

May 2011

May 06, 2011

Former Colville Resident Sent to Prison for Five Years

April 2011

April 22, 2011

Child Porn Collector Receives 12-Year Prison Sentence

April 21, 2011

Murderer on the Colville Reservation sent to Prison

Eddie Ray Hall Sentenced to 195 Months in Federal Prison for Delivery of Methamphetamine

April 14, 2011

Husband and Wife Sentenced for Selling Bald and Golden Eagles

April 06, 2011

Marijuana Store Violates Federal Law

March 2011

March 18, 2011

Two Tax Cheats Sentenced to Prison

March 17, 2011

Harrah Man Sentenced to 70 Months Imprisonment for Assault Resulting in Serious Injury

March 14, 2011

Possession of Child Pornography Nets 10 Years in Prison

March 09, 2011

Attempted Bomber Arrested

March 04, 2011

Serial Bank Robber Sent to Prison

March 01, 2011

Wapato Man Sentenced to 150 Months Imprisonment for Burglary and Possession of Stolen Firearms

February 2011

February 11, 2011

Nespelem Man Sentenced for Shooting

January 2011

January 28, 2011

Man Sentenced to 7 1/2 Years Imprisonment for Manslaughter

January 21, 2011

Domestic Violence Assailant Handed 41 Month Sentence

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