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Philadelphia - Matthew Maffei, aka "uncle Matt," of Aston, Delaware County, PA, was sentenced today to 90 years in federal prison for his manufacture of sexually explicit images of the 7-year old daughter of his childhood friend, ... It was prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Michelle Rotella.
"This office remains dedicated to prosecuting child predators who search the Internet targeting innocent children," stated U.S. Attorney Stuart. "We will continue working tirelessly with our law enforcement partners to seek out and bring to justice those who mercilessly exploit children." Assistant United States ...

The indictment, which arose from an investigation by the Muskogee police Department, the U.S. Marshals Service, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and explosives, alleged that on or about March 7, 2017, Miller knowingly and intentionally possessed, with intent to distribute, in excess of 50 ...
The Bundys clearly do not exist in the same U.S. West as the one portrayed on the TV Cartwright family's Ponderosa. Its manly men supported law and order. By wantonly claiming public land is theirs to take, in the fictional universe of "Bonanza" the Bundys would only be good for an episode or two ...
A judge sentenced a Blowing Rock woman to prison last week after she pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges last September, authorities said. Judge Richard Voorhees of U.S. District Court sentenced Haley Raquel Rhodes, 23, to serve five years in prison and put her on five years of supervised release ...
An out-of-state man who pleaded guilty to committing an armed robbery at a Harrisburg business has been sentenced to 11 years in federal prison. U.S. Middle District Chief Judge Christopher C. Conner imposed that punishment this week on 27-year-old Silas Sneed of Chicago, Ill. Sneed pleaded guilty to ...

Conell Langram, who was 38 when arrested, is also charged. Postal agents in 2016 began investigating a California-based drug traffic organization distributing multi-kilogram quantities of cocaine across the U.S. The group was using the U.S. mail to facilitate shipment and distribution of the illegal narcotics ...
Boise, Idaho (News Release) - Sara Lee DeLaCruz, 34, of Wendell, was sentenced Wednesday to 12 months and one day in prison by Chief U.S. ... she had previously been convicted of the felony crime of transporting an illegal alien in United States District Court in the Southern District of Texas on Nov.
A Meridian man was sentenced on Friday to serve 64 months in federal prison after he was convicted of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Kahari Scott, 24, was also ordered to pay a $1,500 fine, according to a press release from U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst and Special Agent in Charge Dana ...
This sentence was announced by Acting Assistant Attorney General John Gore of the Justice, Department's civil rights Division and U.S. Attorney Gregory Haanstad of the Eastern District of Wisconsin. This case was investigated by the following agencies: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's ...
Federal prison Sentences for 9 in Drug-Trafficking Operation. Federal Prosecutors in Atlanta say nine men have been sentenced for ... The U.S. attorney's office said Thursday that sentences range from seven-and-a-half to 19 years in prison. prosecutors say the men were involved in trafficking more than 58 ...
... Trenton was sentenced to over 14 years in federal prison Wednesday. Ishmael "Ish" Abdullah, 27, had pleaded guilty last August to two federal crimes and admitted to conspiring with others to dealing at least 400 grams of heroin, and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon. On Wednesday, U.S. District ...
Ida Mae Sam, 56, was sentenced Tuesday to serve 68 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for assaulting another Choctaw Indian with a dangerous weapon and causing serious bodily injury, according to a news release from the office of U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst.
... spend more than seven years in federal prison for an incident that even his own attorney said could have resulted in himself or others being killed. DeAnthony Lyons fled police in Muskegon Heights in July 2017 while in possession of a loaded, stolen handgun, according to U.S. District Court documents.
A Tacoma woman who blew up the car of someone she said ratted her out to police for dealing drugs will serve five years in federal prison. Kenni Jo Bennett, 41, was sentenced Friday for one count of unlawful possession of an explosive device in U.S. District Court in Tacoma. She pleaded guilty to the ...
Two former Atlanta-area employment recruiters were sentenced to federal prison for running a false invoicing scheme and defrauding the Panda Express restaurant chain of nearly $1.5 million, U.S. Attorney Byung J. "BJay" Pak of the Northern District of Georgia announced Thursday. "These defendants' ...
Juan Carlos Febles, 52, of Miami gardens, Florida, was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Portland to 34 months in prison by Chief Judge Nancy Torresen. Febles was also sentenced to three years of supervised release on the charges he faced, which were conspiracy to commit access device ...

HAMMOND, Ind. - An Indiana man was sentenced in federal court Thursday to more than five years in prison for hiring a pimp to transport a minor across state lines for prostitution. This sentence resulted from an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland security ...
EAST St. Louis - Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced that on January 4, 2018, Dakota L. Childs, 26, of Granite City, Illinois, was sentenced for being a felon in possession of a firearm. The Honorable Staci M. Yandle sentenced Childs to 37 months in ...
A Tahlequah man was sentenced to more than 20 years in federal prison, according to a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma. Billy Hershell Smith II, 48, was sentenced to 293 months imprisonment and 10 years of supervised release for sexual exploitation of ...
An Atlantic County man who was one of 12 people charged in a sprawling drug-trafficking case three years ago has been sentenced to more than 19 years in federal prison, Federal Prosecutors said. Tozine Tiller, 43, of Galloway, previously pleaded guilty in federal court in Camden to charges of distributing ...
For more than 10 years, they arranged for sex workers from all across the US to be moved in rotation to serve clients in a makeshift brothel near Atlanta, Georgia. Although the mastermind was a 45-year-old China national named Xiaohong Huang, aka "Michelle", the Malaysian man named as Chan Kong ...
CLARKSBURG -- A 31-year-old New York City man has been sentenced to about 12 1/2 years behind bars for his role in crack cocaine distribution in Monongalia County. Senior U.S. District Judge Irene M. Keeley imposed a sentence of 151 months in prison on Derrick Sutton during a hearing Wednesday ...
Although he begged for mercy and insisted he has reformed, an autistic midstate man who filmed himself molesting children was sentenced Wednesday to 40 years federal prison. It could have been worse for 33-year-old Evan Lawbaugh. Assistant U.S Attorney Daryl F. Bloom asked U.S. Middle District ...
Assistant U.S. Attorney Michelle Rotella scoffed at what she saw as an attempt to portray the monsignor solely as a victim of a gambling addiction. He spent thousands, too, on theater and Philly Pops tickets, fancy dinners, and travel to Florida, Aruba, and Italy. The lavish lifestyle he pursued, she said, ...
"As we continue to fight against the deadly problems posed by opioids, the law enforcement community also remains committed to working together to stop the distribution of other dangerous illegal drugs," said acting U.S. Attorney John J. Farley. "I commend the work of the law enforcement officers in this ...
The Vienna police Department, the Parkersburg police Department, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and explosives conducted the investigation. Assistant United States Attorney James Matthew Davis handled the prosecution. Chief United States District Judge Thomas E. Johnston imposed ...
Together they induced women of Asian descent to travel to Georgia from across the U.S., including California and New York, for work at the brothel, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Pak said Huang advertised her business online and by word-of-mouth and arranged for sex workers to travel to the ...
This case was prosecuted as part of an ongoing effort led by the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of West Virginia to combat the illicit sale and misuse of illegal drugs, including fentanyl. The U.S. Attorney's Office, joined by federal, state and local law enforcement agencies, is committed ...
FILE: illegal immigrants arrive to be processed at the U.S. Marshal's office in the Federal Courthouse in Tucson, Ariz., Thursday Jan. 29, 2009. Greg Bryan. Shackles in court ... In Arizona, 81 percent of the federal prison sentences stemmed from illegal border crossings. In Texas' two border districts, more ...
Barren man sentenced to more than 21 years in federal prison ... "This is the second time we have put him in federal prison," Lafferty said. ... Brown and four other people were charged in U.S. District Court with engaging in the conspiracy, which authorities said involved selling meth in Barren and Hart ...
Homeland Security and Justice Department officials laid out the details of the "Alien Incarceration Report" to reporters Thursday. Nearly 38,000 people from foreign countries are currently in federal custody, and of those, 94 percent are in the country illegally. Agency officials said they are still looking into ...
A Rochester drug deal, who was convicted of distributing cocaine and other weapons-related charges, was sentenced to 22½ years in federal prison, the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday. Robert L. Swinton ... He was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Elizabeth A. Wolford. According to ...
Scott Blader, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, would not say how much of the 14-year sentence Jakubowski is likely to serve. He said that would depend on "Mr. Jakubowski's willingness to conform and take responsibility for what happened here." Jakubowski still faces state charges of ...
NEW HAVEN -- A heroin dealer was sentenced to three years in prison Monday as part of a federal investigation into a trafficking ring that led to charges against 24 people. U.S. District Judge Jeffrey Alker Meyer senrtenced Ismael Ruiz, also known as "Papo," 51, of New Haven, to 36 months in federal ...
In a letter dated December 8, 2017 and posted online by his wife, Yarbrough recalls early stories of the white separatist group that wanted to create a white homeland in the northwestern United States. Yarbrough's recollections come despite complaints by him and his wife, Susan Hillman, that the U.S. ...
Deputy U.S. Marshal Chad Sensor says Saleh was aware that he was wanted when he decided to return to the country. Saleh was working on a grounds crew when he escaped from the federal prison near Bradford in 1997. He had been serving a sentence of almost six years after being convicted of ...
Berg, 55, disappeared Wednesday from a California federal prison, where he was serving an 18-year prison term imposed in 2012. Berg stole about $120 million from investors through a Ponzi scheme that enabled him to live a life of luxury. Prior to his disappearance, Berg was incarcerated at U.S. Penitentiary Atwater's ...
Authorities say a federal prison guard in western Indiana accepted bribes from inmates to allow them to have sex with women on prison grounds or at nearby ... include bribery, conspiracy and permitting escapes from the minimum-security federal prison camp at Terre Haute, U.S. Attorney Josh Minkler said.
Stephanie Cowart deposited the $6,000 grant into the Housing Authority's operating account and paid it out to Allen and Fredia Cowart, but the U.S. Attorney's Office said they never held any presentations in the anti-bullying program. Also, Stephanie Cowart directed a pay raise for Allen, who was working ...
Additionally, fully 56 percent of retention incentive spending went to four California institutions: U.S. Penitentiary Atwater, Federal Correctional Institution Herlong, FCI Mendota and Federal Correctional Complex Victorville. An additional 42 percent of expenditures went to medical professionals across the ...
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Kenneth Elser, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that Pradis Lee Benton, 42, of El Dorado, was sentenced today to 180 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release on one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute Methamphetamine.
The United States Postal Service, Office of Inspector General, and the Metropolitan Drug Enforcement Network Team conducted the investigation, with assistance from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Assistant United States Attorney Erik S. Goes is in charge of the prosecution. United ...
Chicago -- A Chicago-area man was sentenced Monday to two years in federal prison for manufacturing illegal steroids and distributing them to dozens of customers. This sentence was announced by the following agency heads: U.S. Attorney John R. Lausch Jr., Northern District of Illinois; Special Agent ...
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Richie Wilder, Jr., who is currently serving a life sentence in the 2015 murder of his ex-wife in Minot, has been transferred from the North Dakota State Penitentiary to a federal prison in central California. Officials with the State Penitentiary confirmed the 31-year-old Wilder's transfer to the United States ...
A 36-year-old Omaha man has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for receiving and distributing child pornography that included images of babies being abused. Dec. ... The U.S. Attorney's Office for Nebraska says Diego Vigil was sentenced in Omaha's federal court on Monday. There is no ...
A former Sauk City investment broker was sentenced Tuesday to 3½ years in federal prison for taking nearly $1 million from clients that he claimed would be ... James Kolf, 64, of Mauston, wrote to U.S. District Judge William Conley that it was "my fear that hardened me in false attitudes" and led him to make ...
Deputy U.S. Marshal Chad Sensor says Saleh was aware that he was wanted when he decided to return to the country. Saleh was working on a grounds crew when he escaped from the federal prison near Bradford in 1997. He had been serving a sentence of almost six years after being convicted of ...


 

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