Project Safe Neighborhoods

New York News: Brooklyn-Based Bloods Gang Member, Dylan Cruz Indicted for Racketeering, Murder and Armed Robbery

Defendant Allegedly Ambushed and Killed a Long Island Man Mistakenly Suspected of Betrayal New York – A nine-count indictment was unsealed today in federal court in Central Islip charging Dylan Cruz, also known as “L Banga,” an alleged member of the Red Lane Gorillas set of the Bloods street gang, with racketeering, conspiring to murder … Continue reading New York News: Brooklyn-Based Bloods Gang Member, Dylan Cruz Indicted for Racketeering, Murder and Armed Robbery

Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, Richard Dale Ingram Jr. Sentenced To Over 9 Years In Federal Prison For Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

Fayetteville, Arkansas – Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Richard Dale Ingram Jr., age 31, of Fayetteville, was sentenced yesterday to 110 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release and was ordered to pay a $3,900.00 fine on one count of Felon in … Continue reading Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, Richard Dale Ingram Jr. Sentenced To Over 9 Years In Federal Prison For Felon In Possession Of A Firearm

Oklahoma News: Tulsa, Tyrone Lee, Project Safe Neighborhoods Prosecution Results in Tulsa Man Pleading Guilty to Armed Robbery

Tulsa, Oa. – On January 4, 2019, 37 year old Tyrone Lee, of Tulsa, pleaded guilty to robbery of the Forest Acres liquor store on February 22, 2018. During the robbery, Lee, who threatened the store employees with a loaded sawed off shotgun, was shot by the two store employees. Lee pled guilty to all … Continue reading Oklahoma News: Tulsa, Tyrone Lee, Project Safe Neighborhoods Prosecution Results in Tulsa Man Pleading Guilty to Armed Robbery

South Carolina News: Belton Felon, Marty Lee Vaughn Sentenced to Over 4 Years in Federal Prison for Possession of Firearm and Ammunition

Greenville, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Marty Lee Vaughn, age 37, of Belton, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court for being a felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition. United States District Court Judge Bruce H. Hendricks of Greenville accepted Vaughn’s guilty plea and imposed a sentence … Continue reading South Carolina News: Belton Felon, Marty Lee Vaughn Sentenced to Over 4 Years in Federal Prison for Possession of Firearm and Ammunition

South Carolina News: Piedmont Felon, Alfred Wayne Cash, Jr. Sentenced to Over 8 Years in Federal Prison for Possession of Firearms and Ammunition

Greenville, South Carolina – United States Attorney Sherri A. Lydon announced today that Alfred Wayne Cash, Jr., age 57, of Piedmont, South Carolina, was sentenced in federal court for being a felon in possession of firearms and ammunition. United States District Court Judge Bruce H. Hendricks of Greenville accepted Cash’s guilty plea and imposed a sentence … Continue reading South Carolina News: Piedmont Felon, Alfred Wayne Cash, Jr. Sentenced to Over 8 Years in Federal Prison for Possession of Firearms and Ammunition

FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Year in Review: 2018 Project Safe Neighborhoods Prosecutions

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – As 2018 has drawn to a close, Christopher P. Canova, United States Attorney for the Northern District of Florida, reviews the district’s Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN) cases. Project Safe Neighborhoods is the centerpiece of the Department of Justice’s violent crime reduction efforts. PSN is an evidence-based program proven to be effective at … Continue reading FLORIDA News: TALLAHASSEE, Year in Review: 2018 Project Safe Neighborhoods Prosecutions

Iowa News: Davenport Man, Corey Alan Taylor Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearms Offenses

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 18, 2018, Corey Alan Taylor, age 30, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Chief Judge John A. Jarvey to 210 months in prison to be followed by five years of supervised release for methamphetamine and firearms charges announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum. Taylor was arrested after … Continue reading Iowa News: Davenport Man, Corey Alan Taylor Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Methamphetamine and Firearms Offenses

Iowa News: Davenport Man, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Federal Firearms Offense

DAVENPORT, Iowa – On December 26, 2018, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood, age 42, of Davenport, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Rebecca Goodgame Ebinger to 210 months in prison to be followed by five years of supervised release for unlawful possession of a firearm, announced United States Attorney Marc Krickbaum. Law enforcement made contact … Continue reading Iowa News: Davenport Man, Nathaniel Charles Rockwood Sentenced to 210 Months in Prison for Federal Firearms Offense