News and Press Releases

News and Press Releases

December 2010

December 29,2010

Two Cullman Men Charged With Arson And Federal Explosives Violations

Five Men Indicted For Cedar Bluff Bank Robbery

Former Bank Employee Indicted For Embezzlement

Armed Carjackers Indicted In Federal Court

Medical Clinic Office Manager Charged With Tax Fraud

Postal Employee Indicted For Stealing Mail

Two Texas Men Indicted For Conspiring To Buy Grenade Launcher

“Granddad Bandit” Indicted For Bank Robberies

December 16, 2010

Vice President Of Florida Corporation Sentenced To 108 Months In Prison For Transporting Child Pornography

December 14, 2010

Former Pharmacy Technician Sentenced To 1 ½ Years In Prison For Health Care Fraud

U.S. Attorney's Office Collects $11 Million In Civil & Criminal Debts For 2010, Part Of $6.68 Billion Collected Nationally

December 8, 2010

Leader Of Mortgage Fraud Ring Sentenced To 6 ½ Years In Prison And Ordered To Forfeit $2.5 Million

December 1, 2010

Hartselle Man Pleads Guilty To Lumber Company Arson

Landscape Company Employee Charged With Embezzlement And Tax Fraud

Ohio Man Indicted For Armed Bank Robbery

Undocumented Aliens Indicted For Transferring Counterfeit Documents

Postal Employees And Contractors Plead Guilty To Theft, Embezzlement And Delay Of Mail Delivery Offenses


November 2010

November 18, 2010

Former Two-Year College System Chancellor Sentenced To 6 ½ Years In Prison

November 17, 2010

Former Part-Time Coach Pleads Guilty To Child Pornography Charges

November 12, 2010

Federal Jury Convicts Georgia Man For Armed Bank Robbery In Munford

November 2, 2010

Army Space And Missile Defense Command Engineer Sentenced To 20 Months For Accepting Bribes

November 1, 2010

Election Official On Duty At U.S. Attorney's Office For Complaints Of Election Fraud, Abuse Or Discrimination


October 2010

October 29, 2010

Three Plead Guilty To Destruction Of Federal Property For Arson Of Historic Cabin

October 27, 2010

Madison County Man Charged With Mailing Hoax Anthrax Letters

31-Year-Old Man Indicted For Using Internet And Cell Phone In Attempt To Induce 14-Year-Old Into Prostitution

October 21, 2010

Nauvoo Man Pleads Guilty To Receiving alnost Two Thousand Images Of Child Pornography

October 19, 2010

Second Child Pornography Conviction Brings 10 More Years In Prison For Tuscaloosa Man

October 13, 2010

Truck Driver Convicted For 200 Pounds Of Cocaine In Hidden Compartment

October 7, 2010

Iowa Man Sentenced For Not Registering As Sex Offender After Moving To Alabama

October 1, 2010

Former Bevill State Community College Business Manager Charged With Embezzlement

September 2010

September30, 2010

Lamar County Man Sentenced More Than 15 Years For Transporting Child Pornography To Utah

September 29

Two Former Birmingham Police Officers Indicted For Civil Rights Violations

Massage Spa And Operators Indicted For Prostitution

Illegal Immigrant Charged With Unlawful Possession Of A Firearm

Federal Grand Jury Returns Eight Indictments For Mail Theft, Embezzlement Or Delay Of Delivery

Jefferson County Man Pleads Guilty To Distributing And Possessing Child Pornography

September 23, 2010

Montgomery Woman Sentenced For Conspiring To Defraud The United States Government

September 22, 2010

Florence Man Convicted Of Sex-Trafficking 15-Year-Old Girl

September 16, 2010

Marshall County Man Sentenced To 18 Months For Military Medals Fraud And Illegally Possessing Firearms

September 9, 2010

Veteran Sentenced To Two Years In Prison

September 2, 1010

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Two Men For Rash Of Break-Ins At Tva Substations

September 1, 2010

Three Illegal Aliens Indicted For Unlawful Re-Entry Into The United States

Former Bank Employee Indicted For Fraud And Embezzlement

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Adamsville Man On Child Pornography Charges

Birmingham Man Indicted For Destructive Devices At His Home


August 2010

August 27, 2010

Canadian Citizen And Walker County Resident Sentenced To 10 Years For Child Pornography And Enticement

August 26, 2010

Gadsden Man Pleads Guilty To Mail Fraud In Connection With Tva Contract

Federal Judge Sentences Man To Three Years On Prescription Drug Fraud Conspiracy

August 25, 2010

Arizona Man Sentenced To 22 Years For Armed Car-Jacking

August 18, 2010

Birmingham Man Sentenced To More Than Four Years In Prison For Driving SUV Into Irs Building

August 16, 2010

Judge Sentences Man To 10 Months For Transporting Woman From Georgia To Alabama For Prostitution

August 12, 2010

Parrish Car Bomber Sentenced To 18 Years In Prison

August 5, 2010

Federal Judge Imposes Life Sentence For Crack Cocaine Distribution

August 2, 2010

U.S. Attorney Emphasizes Prosecution Of Producers And Distributors Of Child Pornography

July 2010

July 30, 2010

Georgia Man Agrees To Plead Guilty To Arson And Fraud In Gardendale Church Fires

July 29, 2010

Former Jefferson County Commissioner Gary White Sentenced To 10 Years In Prison

July 27, 2010

Two Indicted For Alabaster Bank Robbery

Jefferson County Man Charged With Distributing, Receiving & Possessing Child Pornography

Birmingham Man Indicted For Robbery Of Downtown Birmingham Bank

Four Illegal Immigrants Indicted For Unlawfully Re-Entering U.S. After Previous Removal

July 21, 2010

Army Space And Missile Defense Command Engineer Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribes

July 20, 2010

Former Pharmacy Technician Pleads Guilty To Health Care Fraud

July 13, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Woman To Three Years For Fraud And Embezzlement

June 2010

June 30, 2010

Three Illegal Aliens Indicted For Illegal Reentry Into U.S.

Pinson Man Sentenced To 12.5 Years For Receipt Of Child Pornography

Odenville Man Indicted For Mail Fraud

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Joran Van Der Sloot For Wire Fraud And Extortion

Birmingham Woman Indicted For Mail And Mortgage Fraud

June 29, 2010

Sexual Predator Of Children Receives Life Sentence

Montevallo Man Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Mail Hoax Letters

June 28, 2010

Duo Pleads Guilty To Conspiring To Defraud The Government

June 24, 2010

Former Vocational Training Director Sentenced For Possessing Child Pornography

June 23, 2010

Birmingham Woman Pleads Guilty To Transporting And Possessing Child Pornography

McCalla Man Pleads Guilty To Receiving And Possessing More Than 600 Images Of Child Pornography

June 21, 2010

Former Army Employee Sentenced To Two Years

June 17, 2010

National Mortgage Fraud Sweep Takes In Two Birmingham Fraud Rings

Etowah County Man Found Guilty Of Receiving And Possessing Child Pornography

June 10, 2010

Nasa Contractor Agrees To Pay $3 Million Settlement Under False Claims Act

June 9, 2010

Joint Statement By United States Attorney Joyce White Vance And Fbi Special Agent In Charge Patrick Maley Regarding The Joran Van Der Sloot Investigation

June 8, 2010

Gadsden Man Pleads Guilty In Procurement Fraud From TVA

June 1, 2010

Man Pleads Guilty To Transporting Woman Across State Lines For Prostitution

May 2010

May 27, 2010

Former Pediatrician Sentenced To 10 Years For Possessing Child Pornography

Army Space And Missile Defense Command Engineer Charged With Accepting Bribes

Appeals Court Affirms E.B. Mcclain Conviction

May 25, 2010

Woman Charged In Federal Court With Mail Fraud

Texas Man Charged For Possessing 200 Pounds Of Cocaine

U.S. Postal Employees Indicted For Government Property Thefts

Phil Campbell Man Indicted For Armed Pharmacy Burglary And Four Counts Of Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

Huntsville Man Indicted For Bank Robbery

Birmingham Man Indicted For Armed Car-Jacking

Birmingham Woman With Mail And Mortgage Fraud

May 21, 2010

Marshall County Man Pleads Guilty To Military Medals Fraud And Illegally Possessing Firearms

Former Prison Guard Pleads Guilty To Bribery In Federal Court

May 20, 2010

Texas Man With Cullman Ties Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Child Pornography

May 17, 2010

Etowah County Man Sentenced To 13 1/2 Years In Major Drug Conspiracy

May 6, 2010

U.S. Attorney's Office Charges Colorado Man With Mailing Hoax Anthrax Letters


April 2010

April 30, 2010

U.S. Attorney Presents $947,850 From Seized Assets To Bessemer Police Department

Title Company Owner Charged In Federal Court With Mail Fraud

April 28, 2010

Two Women Indicted For Falsely Claiming Disability Payments On Mortgage Applications

Talladega Man Indicted For Bank Fraud And Aggravated Identity Theft

Grand Jury Indicts Two Men For Mailing Hoax Anthrax Letters

Former Pharmacy Technician Charged With Health Care Fraud

Former Part-Time Middle School Coach Indicted On Child Pornography Charges

Federal Grand Jury Charges Woman With Bank Fraud And Mortgage Fraud

Aliceville Resident Charged With Armed Car-Jacking

Former Bank Employee Indicted For Bank Fraud, Mail Fraud And Aggravated Identity Theft

April 26, 2010

Postal Inspectors Arrest Two Men For Mailing Hoax Letters

April 20, 2010

Huntsville Man Pleads Guilty To Wire Fraud, False Statements To A Federal Agency And Multiple Counts Of Military Medals Fraud

April 16, 2010

Former Law Professor Sentenced To 1 Year Probation For Obstruction Of Justice

April 14, 2010

Talladega Man Sentenced For Structuring Currency Transactions

CPA/Financial Planner Gets 44 Months In Prison For Stealing From Clients

April 8, 2010

Huntsville Man Sentenced To Life In Prison For Trafficking Cocaine

April 5, 2010

U.S. Assistant Attorney General Thomas Perez To Visit Birmingham

April 1, 2010

Shelby County Man Sentenced To 20 Years For Producing And Possessing Child Porn

Hoover Man Arrested For Possession Of Child Pornography

March 2010

March 31, 2010

Arizona Man Indicted In Gordo Carjacking

Birmingham Woman Indicted For Transporting And Possessing Child Pornography

Federal Charges For Failure To Register As Sex Offender

Former Prison Guard Indicted For Bribery And Contraband

Woman Charged In Federal Court With Preparing And Filing False Income Tax Returns

Marh 25, 2010

Former Director Of Vocational Training Program Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Pornography

March 12, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Former Jefferson County Commissioner And Birmingham City Councilman To alnost Four Years In Prison For Fraud Connected To Children’s Charity

March 11, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Former Simon-Williamson Clinic Employee To 30 Months In Prison For Fraud

March 8, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Car-Bomber To 20 Years In Prison

March 5, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Former Birmingham Mayor And Former Jefferson County Commission President To 15 Years For Bribery Scheme

March 4, 2010

Former Pediatrician Pleads Guilty To Possessing Child Pornography

February 2010

February 26, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Investment Banker Bill Blount And Lobbyist Al Lapierre For Bribing Former Birmingham Mayor While He Was Jefferson County Commission President

February 25, 2010

Rainbow City Woman Pleas Guilty To Mortgage  Application Fraud And Embezzlement

February 24, 2010

Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To 18 Years For Possession Of Child Pornography

February 23, 2010

Birmingham Tax  Preparer Indicted For Filing False Tax Returns

February 18, 2010

Birmingham Man Pleads Guilty To Federal Mail Fraud Associated With Mortgage Fraud  Scheme

February 16, 2010

Federal Judge Gives  Healthsouth Executive Five Months In Prison For Role In $1.4 Billion Fraud

February 11, 2010

Jacksonville Man Sentenced To Prison In Bankruptcy Fraud Scheme

February 9, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences California Woman For Trafficking alnost 200 Pounds Of Cocaine

February 3, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Repeat Car-Jacker To 42 Years In Prison


January 2010

January 25, 2010

Two North Alabama Residents Charged With Student Loan Fraud

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Credit Union Employee For Bank Fraud

January 21, 2010

Birmingham Man And Former Fugitive Sentenced For Child Exploitation

january 13, 2010

Federal Judge Sentences Tuscaloosa Man To 14 Years For  Receiving Child Pornography

Bridge  Street/Westin Hotel Condominiums Project Manager Sentenced For Mail/Wire Fraud  And Money Laundering


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