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South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, U.S. Attorney’s Office Hosts “Addiction and Suicide: Communities in Crisis” Conference

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – United States Attorney Ron Parsons announced that the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of South Dakota, together with Avera Health, hosted a conference on “Addiction and Suicide: Communities in Crisis” on September 6, 2018 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center. One of the highest priorities of the United States Department … Continue reading South Dakota News: SIOUX FALLS, U.S. Attorney’s Office Hosts “Addiction and Suicide: Communities in Crisis” Conference

WEST VIRGINIA News: WHEELING, U.S. Attorney’s Office Celebrates First Responders

WHEELING, WEST VIRGINIA – Families from across the Ohio Valley will have the chance to see their favorite emergency response, military and construction vehicles up close this weekend, thanks to the United States Attorney’s Office, Cabela’s, first responders, and other businesses in our community. United States Attorney Bill Powell proud to announce the third “Meet … Continue reading WEST VIRGINIA News: WHEELING, U.S. Attorney’s Office Celebrates First Responders

Louisiana News: U.S. Attorney David C. Joseph, Justice Department remind the public in the wake of disasters to report fraud to the National Center for Disaster Fraud

National Center for Disaster Fraud Partners with National Association of Attorneys General to combat disaster-related fraud SHREVEPORT/LAFAYETTE/MONROE/ALEXANDRIA/LAKE CHARLES, La. Louisiana – The Department of Justice established the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, when billions of dollars in federal disaster relief poured into the Gulf Coast region, which opened … Continue reading Louisiana News: U.S. Attorney David C. Joseph, Justice Department remind the public in the wake of disasters to report fraud to the National Center for Disaster Fraud

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Murder Charges Against Bronx Gang Member For 2011 Murder Of Jose Webster

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, James J. Hunt, the Special Agent-in-Charge of the New York Field Division of the Drug Enforcement Administration (“DEA”), and James P. O’Neill, Commissioner of the New York City Police Department (“NYPD”), announced additional charges in a Superseding Indictment … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Murder Charges Against Bronx Gang Member For 2011 Murder Of Jose Webster

KANSAS News: KANSAS CITY, Post Office Supervisor, Stacey L. Kampfer Sentenced for Theft of Mail

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A woman who worked as a supervisor in the post office in Shawnee Mission was sentenced Monday for stealing mail, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said. Stacey L. Kampfer, 40, Kansas City, Kan., was sentenced to a year on probation and ordered to pay about $785 in restitution. Kampfer pleaded guilty to … Continue reading KANSAS News: KANSAS CITY, Post Office Supervisor, Stacey L. Kampfer Sentenced for Theft of Mail

Louisiana News: CHARLES, U.S. Attorney David Joseph voices support for 2019 opioid manufacturing reduction

SHREVEPORT/LAFAYETTE/MONROE/ALEXANDRIA/LAKE CHARLES, La. – United States Attorney David C. Joseph voiced support today for a U.S. Department of Justice and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) proposal to reduce the quantity of opioids being manufactured in the United States. “One of my priorities as U.S. Attorney is to fight opioid trafficking and abuse in Louisiana,” Joseph stated. … Continue reading Louisiana News: CHARLES, U.S. Attorney David Joseph voices support for 2019 opioid manufacturing reduction

FRANKLIN, Ky. | Physician convicted of improper prescribing gets 4 years

FRANKLIN, Ky. — A Kentucky doctor convicted of illegally prescribing opioids to patients who died of overdoses has been sentenced to four years and two months in prison. The Lexington Herald-Leader reported Saturday that 69-year-old Roy D. Reynolds also was ordered last week to pay $25,000 in fines. U.S. Attorney Russell M. Coleman says in … Continue reading FRANKLIN, Ky. | Physician convicted of improper prescribing gets 4 years

CHARLOTTESVILLE | Vigil, marches mark anniversary of deadly far-right protest

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — A year after a deadly gathering of far-right extremists in Charlottesville, Virginia, a few dozen white nationalists marched Sunday across from the White House, their numbers dwarfed by thousands of counterprotesters, while the mother of a woman killed at last summer’s protest said the country continues to face unhealed racial wounds. The … Continue reading CHARLOTTESVILLE | Vigil, marches mark anniversary of deadly far-right protest