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Sacramento Man Sentenced to Over 3 Years in Prison for Assaulting a Court Security Officer

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of California

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Adam Fuller, 36, of Sacramento, was sentenced today to three years and four months in prison for assaulting a federal officer, U.S. Attorney Phillip A. Talbert announced.

According to court records, on Aug. 27, 2019, Fuller punched a federal Court Security Officer in the face outside the Sacramento federal courthouse. The punch knocked the officer to the ground and split open his forehead, requiring five stitches.

This case was the product of an investigation by the Federal Protective Services, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the Sacramento Police Department. Assistant U.S. Attorney Cameron L. Desmond prosecuted the case.

Updated January 9, 2023

Violent Crime