Welcome to the homepage for the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of West Virginia. Our website is intended to provide you with an overview of the different components of the United States Attorney's Office and their respective roles in ensuring justice in the Southern District of West Virginia. We serve justice in compliance with federal law by prosecuting federal crimes with diligence, deference, and determination. We represent the United States effectively in civil and criminal cases with the purpose of serving, protecting, and enhancing the quality of life for the citizens of the Southern District of West Virginia.

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September 18, 2014

Beckley woman receives prison sentence for heroin distributions

Barboursville pharmacy owner arraigned on federal charges

September 16, 2014

Columbus man pleads guilty for role in hydrocodone conspiracy

Honduran man pleads guilty to unlawful reentry into United States

September 15, 2014

Federal, State and Local Programs to join in a statewide awareness campaign

Former bank officer sentenced for misallocation of bank funds

Cleveland man pleads guilty to possession of stolen firearm

Newman drug organization member sentenced for illegal gun possession

United States Attorney Booth Goodwin to host law enforcement & victim assistance awards ceremony tomorrow

September 10, 2014

Beckley area man pleads guilty to distribution of oxycodone

Lincoln County grandfather and grandson sentenced to prison for oxycodone distribution

Beckley man pleads guilty to distribution of oxycodone

Coal City man sentenced to thirty months for distribution of oxycodone

September 4, 2014

Two Kanawha County men sentenced to prison on federal gun charges

September 3, 2014

Detroit drug dealer pleads guilty to federal charges in Huntington

Saint Albans man pleads guilty to federal firearms charge

Parkersburg man sentenced to 17 1/2 years in federal prison for accessing child pornography on a library computer

September 2, 2014

Detroit man pleads guilty to heroin distribution

Michigan woman pleads guilty to federal heroin charge

Mercer County man sentenced to nine years in prison for possessing child pornography

Huntington man sentenced for illegal firearm possession

Vienna man sentenced to five years in federal prison for possession of heroin and a firearm

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Safe Schools Report

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U.S. Attorney Booth Goodwin In The Community

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Defending Childhood

West Virginia Children Exposed to Violence Initiative

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Safe Seniors

Help keep West Virginia's senior citizens safe

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