U.S. Attorney

Virginia News: MARTINSBURG, U.S Attorney Bill Powell announces Operation Synthetic Opioid surge (S.O.S.) in Berkeley County

MARTINSBURG, Va. – United States Attorney Bill Powell is applauding Attorney General Jeff Sessions and the creation of Operation Synthetic Opioid Surge (S.O.S.), which, in the Northern District of West Virginia, will focus on a surge in prosecutions of those distributing fentanyl and other synthetic opioids in Berkeley County. Berkeley County saw the highest rate of … Continue reading Virginia News: MARTINSBURG, U.S Attorney Bill Powell announces Operation Synthetic Opioid surge (S.O.S.) in Berkeley County

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Extradition Of Irish Man Who Helped Run The “Silk Road” Website

The Silk Road Website was Responsible for Selling More Than $200 Million in Illegal Narcotics and Other Contraband New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that GARY DAVIS, a/k/a “Libertas,” was extradited from the Republic of Ireland to the United States.  DAVIS was … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Extradition Of Irish Man Who Helped Run The “Silk Road” Website

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney And FBI Announce Recovery Of Stolen Robert Motherwell Painting

The Untitled Work, Created in 1967, was Missing for 40 Years New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William F. Sweeny Jr., the Assistant Director-in-Charge of the New York Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (“FBI”), announced today the return of a … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney And FBI Announce Recovery Of Stolen Robert Motherwell Painting

Idaho News: BOISE, U.S. Attorney Davis Announces New Leadership Roles within Office

BOISE, Idaho – Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) Nicholas J. Woychick is now the District of Idaho’s Civil Chief, announced U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis.  Previously, AUSA Syrena C. Hargrove served dual roles, as Civil Chief and Appellate Coordinator. She has now assumed the role of Appellate Chief. U.S.  Attorney Davis also announced AUSA Joanne P. … Continue reading Idaho News: BOISE, U.S. Attorney Davis Announces New Leadership Roles within Office

New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney, Geoffrey S. Berman Announces Extended Deadline For NYCHA Monitor Applications

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that the Office has extended the deadline for receiving applications from qualified individuals to serve as Court-appointed monitor in connection with a proposed consent decree submitted to the Court for approval in the case of United … Continue reading New York News: Manhattan U.S. Attorney, Geoffrey S. Berman Announces Extended Deadline For NYCHA Monitor Applications

NEW YORK | Prosecutor accuses ex-New York Senate leader of ‘shakedown’

NEW YORK— A former New York state Senate leader and his son got business executives to arrange no-show jobs for the son in a brazen “family shakedown” that corrupted the senator’s office, a federal prosecutor said Tuesday at the retrial of the pair on bribery and extortion charges. Assistant U.S. Attorney Thomas McKay called the … Continue reading NEW YORK | Prosecutor accuses ex-New York Senate leader of ‘shakedown’

Kansas News: U.S. Attorney to Open Human Trafficking Conference in Manhattan

MANHATTAN, KAN. – U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister will open the 2018 Human Trafficking Conference July 10 in Manhattan, Kan. McAllister will speak at 8 a.m.  Tuesday at the Manhattan Conference Center, 410 S. 3rd Street in Manhattan, to begin the two-day event. About 200 victim service providers, prosecutors, healthcare professionals, educators and law enforcement officers … Continue reading Kansas News: U.S. Attorney to Open Human Trafficking Conference in Manhattan

New York News: SAMUEL GENTLE, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Files Civil Injunction Lawsuit Against Convicted Tax Preparer To Prevent Him From Continuing To Engage In Tax Preparation Business

New York – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced the filing of a civil complaint against SAMUEL GENTLE, who was previously convicted of preparing fraudulent federal tax returns through a tax preparation business, to prohibit him from preparing tax returns for others or engaging in activities … Continue reading New York News: SAMUEL GENTLE, Manhattan U.S. Attorney Files Civil Injunction Lawsuit Against Convicted Tax Preparer To Prevent Him From Continuing To Engage In Tax Preparation Business