U.S. Attorney’s Office joins with law enforcement to celebrate Georgia City’s Success

The city's violent crime has decreased by more than 24% over the last 3 years.

3 Georgia Gunmen Involved in Takeover-Style Bank Robbery Sentenced to Federal Prison

The three gunmen who terrorized employees of the United Bank in Woodbury, Georgia in June of 2018 have each been sentenced to at least a decade in federal prison.

Disgraced drug doctor’s street-level dealer sentenced to federal prison

A Georgia man who admitted providing phony patients to a disgraced physician in a scheme to obtain opioids for illicit street sales has been sentenced to federal prison.

Operation Peacekeeper Targets Gang Members In SWGA, 20 Offenders in Custody

Federal, state and local agencies took 20 offenders into custody during Operation Peacekeeper, a three-day effort to capture offenders involved in shootings, homicides and other violent crimes.

Authorities: Work from Home Scams on the Rise in Georgia

Attorney General Chris Carr and the Consumer Protection Division are warning Georgians about scammers operating under the veil of potential employers.  

Fmr Attorney for Ga Investment Co. Pleads to Fraud Conspiracy Topping $40 Million

Celello was the Vice President and General Counsel of a Georgia company named Credit Nation.

Atlanta drug trafficker sentenced for heroin distribution

The cocaine was seized by Georgia State Patrol during a traffic stop, and DEA and Homeland Security Investigations agents eventually identified Shirley as the cocaine source.

Georgia Woman Admits Using NBA Player’s Stolen Identity In Scheme To Obtain $2.5 Million...

The wire fraud charge carries a maximum potential penalty of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine, or twice the gross gain or loss from the offense.

Iranian Businessman Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison for Violating U.S. Sanctions

“Pourghannad falsified shipment documents and used front companies to export carbon fiber to Iran in violation of U.S. sanctions."

10 Men Involved in Nigerian Romance Scams Indicted for Money Laundering Conspiracy

Ten men have been charged with conspiring to launder illegal proceeds that were obtained as a result of Nigerian romance scam operations.