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U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Texas

U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Texas The Southern District of Texas, headquartered in Houston, has five branch offices in Corpus Christi, Learn more at: https://www.justice.gov/doj/privacy-policy

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ICYMI-A large-scale drug enforcement operation, a life sentence for a child exploitation predator and an extradited Clan...
03/04/2022
ICYMI - Weekly Roundup March 4, 2021

ICYMI-A large-scale drug enforcement operation, a life sentence for a child exploitation predator and an extradited Clan Del Golfo associate who was sent to U.S. prison-just a few of the notable cases the U.S. Attorney’s Office announced this week.

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, March 4, 2022 ICYMI - Weekly Roundup March 4, 2021 HOUSTON – “In case you missed it,” one of the largest-scale drug enforcement operations, a life sentence for a child exploitation predator ...

La Joya trustee convicted of extortion
03/03/2022
La Joya trustee convicted of extortion

La Joya trustee convicted of extortion

A 48-year-old Sullivan City man has admitted to threatening to cancel a contract if he did not receive increased monetary payments

Foreign citizen imprisoned on weapon charge
03/02/2022
Foreign citizen imprisoned on weapon charge

Foreign citizen imprisoned on weapon charge

A 34-year-old Mexican national has been ordered to federal prison following his convictions of illegal re-entry and felon in possession of a firearm and ammunition

Out of state man indicted for stalking local victim
03/02/2022
Out of state man indicted for stalking local victim

Out of state man indicted for stalking local victim

A 45-year-old Colorado man has been charged with threatening a woman with releasing sexually explicit images unless she moved with him across the country

Felon sentenced for trafficking meth
03/02/2022
Felon sentenced for trafficking meth

Felon sentenced for trafficking meth

A 32-year-old McAllen resident has been ordered to federal prison following his conviction of conspiring with the intent to distribute more than seven kilograms of meth

Corpus Christi man gets life for exploiting Filipino children
03/02/2022
Corpus Christi man gets life for exploiting Filipino children

Corpus Christi man gets life for exploiting Filipino children

A 59-year-old local resident has been ordered to serve the rest of his life in federal prison following convictions for several child exploitation offenses including foreign travel to engage in illicit sexual conduct with three minors

Million dollar smuggler sent to prison
03/01/2022
Million dollar smuggler sent to prison

Million dollar smuggler sent to prison

A 36-year-old Rio Grande City man has been ordered to federal prison for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute more than five kilograms of cocaine and bulk cash smuggling

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to undergo ADA compliance review
03/01/2022
Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to undergo ADA compliance review

Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to undergo ADA compliance review

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Tuesday, March 1, 2022 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo to undergo ADA compliance review HOUSTON – The U.S. Attorney’s Office will conduct a compliance review of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo (...

Cuban who rammed FBI security gate admits guilt
02/24/2022
Cuban who rammed FBI security gate admits guilt

Cuban who rammed FBI security gate admits guilt

A 39-year-old Cuban citizen has entered a guilty plea for illegally breaching federal security and gaining entry to the FBI building in Houston

Repeat fraudster sent to prison again
02/24/2022
Repeat fraudster sent to prison again

Repeat fraudster sent to prison again

A 63-year-old Sugar Land resident has been ordered to federal prison following his convictions related to a mail and wire fraud conspiracy

Houston area residents charged with unlawfully possessing full auto switchesCaballero indicted
02/24/2022
Houston area residents charged with unlawfully possessing full auto switches

Houston area residents charged with unlawfully possessing full auto switches
Caballero indicted

Department of Justice U.S. Attorney’s Office Southern District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, February 24, 2022 Houston area residents charged with unlawfully possessing full auto switches Caballero indicted HOUSTON – A federal grand jury has returned an indictment against the man accu...

Area residents charged in multi-layered fraud scheme
02/24/2022
Area residents charged in multi-layered fraud scheme

Area residents charged in multi-layered fraud scheme

Six Houston individuals have been indicted for their participation in a multi-state scheme involving mortgage fraud, credit repair and government loan fraud

Mexican man charged with assaulting federal officer
02/23/2022
Mexican man charged with assaulting federal officer

Mexican man charged with assaulting federal officer

A 44-year-old non-U.S. citizen illegally residing in Laredo has been charged with assaulting a Border Patrol (BP) agent and unlawfully transporting illegal citizens within the United States

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