Virginia Gov. Northam Extends Ban on Elective Surgeries, Closure of DMV Offices

(STL.News) – Governor Ralph Northam today extended the current ban on elective surgeries by one week, until May 1, and the closure of Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) public-facing offices by two weeks, until May 11.  Virginia State Police are…

Wisconsin AG Kaul Recommends Help for Homeowners Affected by COVID-19

Wisconsin AG Kaul Recommends Help for Homeowners Affected by COVID-19 (STL.News) – In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, Attorney General Kaul and a bipartisan coalition of 34 attorneys general recommended actions to help homeowners in letters sent Thursday to…

Avowed Member Of White Supremacist Gang Jonathan Ray Adams Is Sentenced To More Than 13 Years

Avowed Member Of White Supremacist Gang Jonathan Ray Adams Is Sentenced To More Than 13 Years In Federal Prison For Drug Trafficking (STL.News) – U.S. Attorney Andrew Murray announced today that Jonathan Ray Adams a/k/a Jon Boy, 34, of Asheville,…

Department of Justice Awards More Than $20 Million to State and Local Governmental Entities

Department of Justice Awards More Than $20 Million to State and Local Governmental Entities in Northern Illinois to Address COVID-19 Pandemic (STL.News) – John R. Lausch, Jr., United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, today announced that state…

U.S. Attorney, IRS Caution Public to Beware of Potential Scams

U.S. Attorney, IRS Caution Public to Beware of Potential Scams Related to Economic Impact Payments, COVID-19 (STL.News) – U.S. Attorney John C. Milhiser and Special Agent in Charge of the IRS-Criminal Investigation Chicago Field Office, Kathy A. Enstrom, are reminding…

U.S Attorney Coleman Seeks Help From Local Hospitals In Reporting Hoarding

U.S Attorney Coleman Seeks Help From Local Hospitals In Reporting Hoarding And Price Gouging Of Medical Supplies (STL.News) – United States Attorney Russell Coleman today sent a letter to hospital executives in the Western Kentucky, asking them to provide details…

U.S. Attorney McAllister and IRS-CI Warn of Fraud Schemes Related to COVID-19

U.S. Attorney McAllister and IRS-CI Warn of Fraud Schemes Related to COVID-19 Economic Impact Payments (STL.News) – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Kansas and Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigations (IRS-CI), St. Louis Field Office, are warning Kansas taxpayers…

U.S. Attorney Announces Appointment of Federal Prosecutor to Lead Fight

U.S. Attorney Announces Appointment of Federal Prosecutor to Lead Fight Against COVID-19 Fraud (STL.News) – John R. Lausch, Jr., United States Attorney for the Northern District of Illinois, today announced the appointment of a federal prosecutor to lead the fight…

During Sexual Assault Awareness Month, U.S. Attorney Moran recognizes important DOJ work

During Sexual Assault Awareness Month, U.S. Attorney Moran recognizes important DOJ work assisting assault survivors (STL.News) – Seattle-April is Sexual Assault Awareness month, and as part of this week’s focus on National Crime Victims’ Rights, U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran…

Nurse Terri Maxwell Charged with Importation of Marijuana from Canada

(STL.News) – A registered nurse from Amherstburg, Ontario, was charged in a criminal complaint with conspiracy, possession with intent to distribute, and importing more than 100 pounds of marijuana into the United States from Canada, announced United States Attorney Matthew…

Gladwin, Michigan Man Mark Alan Patterson Charged with Fraud Violation

(STL.News) – A Gladwin, Michigan man was charged in a criminal complaint with wire fraud related to his work as a tax return preparer, announced United States Attorney Matthew Schneider. Schneider was joined in the announcement by Special Agent in…

Methamphetamine trafficking sends Laurel man Seth James Todd to prison

(STL.News) – A Laurel man who admitted to selling methamphetamine in the community was sentenced on Wednesday to six years and eight months in prison followed by four years of supervised release, U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme said. Seth James Todd,…