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Westchester man sentenced to 50 years in prison for engaging in sexual activity with minors

Feb 20, 2015 |
and videotaping the assaults NEW YORK — A man from Westchester County was sentenced to 50 years in prison for engaging in sexual activity with seven different minors, all under the age of 11 ... Read more

Texas man pleads guilty to federal child pornography offenses

Feb 20, 2015 |
FORT WORTH, Texas — A Texas man pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to child pornography charges. The plea resulted from an investigation conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs ... Read more

Florida man sentenced to 110 months in prison for sale and smuggling of deadly toxins

Feb 20, 2015 |
and smuggling of deadly toxins and for his role in an international murder conspiracy TRENTON, N.J. – A Florida man was sentenced on Wednesday to 110 months in prison for producing and ... Read more

Long Beach mother and son plead guilty to sex trafficking female teens

Feb 20, 2015 |
LOS ANGELES – A Long Beach woman pleaded guilty in federal court Wednesday to working with her son to prostitute a local runaway beginning when the girl was only 15, and another young woman ... Read more

Illegal alien from south Texas sentenced for importing meth, heroin

Feb 20, 2015 |
LAREDO, Texas — A Mexican national was sentenced Wednesday to ten years in federal prison after being convicted of possessing with intent to distribute a mixture and substance containing ... Read more

North Dakota man sentenced to 32 years in federal prison in state’s first "sextortion" case

Feb 20, 2015 |
FARGO, N.D. — A southeastern North Dakota man was sentenced Tuesday in federal court to 32 years on multiple charges of child pornography and extortion, in the state’s first federal ... Read more

Federal, state charges filed against 3 men linked to sex trafficking and child pornography ring

Feb 20, 2015 |
RIVERSIDE, Calif. – Three men, including a teacher’s aide from the Palm Springs area, are in custody facing both federal and state criminal charges for their alleged involvement in a ... Read more

East Texas man sentenced to 6 years in prison for attempting to transfer obscene material to a min

Feb 20, 2015 |
BEAUMONT — A local man was sentenced to 78 months in federal prison for attempting to transfer obscene material to a minor, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales, Eastern District of Texas. ... Read more

Kansas hotel owner sentenced to 21 months for employing illegal aliens

Feb 20, 2015 |
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A suburban Kansas City hotel co-owner was sentenced in federal court Tuesday to nearly two years in prison for employing illegal aliens. This sentence resulted from an ... Read more

Suspected Southern California ‘sex traveler’ arrested boarding flight at LAX

Feb 20, 2015 |
LOS ANGELES — Special agents with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) arrested a Simi Valley man Thursday night on federal child ... Read more

‘Operation Roundtable’ ringleader sentenced to 21 years after ICE investigation

Feb 20, 2015 |
Jonathan Johnson operated 27,000-member child exploitation network, largest in ICE history NEW ORLEANS — An Abita Springs man who pleaded guilty last year to operating a worldwide ... Read more

North Carolina man sentenced to 40 years on child pornography charges

Feb 20, 2015 |
ASHEVILLE, N.C. — A Hendersonville man was sentenced to 40 years in prison Thursday on production of child pornography charges following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and Customs ... Read more

North Texas man sentenced to 27 months in federal prison on obscenity conviction

Feb 20, 2015 |
Defendant sent obscene photograph to 13-year-old girl in San Angelo area LUBBOCK, Texas — A north Texas man was sentenced Friday to 27 months in federal prison following his guilty plea in ... Read more

Atlanta immigration attorney faces additional charges in fraud case

Feb 20, 2015 |
ATLANTA – An Atlanta immigration attorney has been arraigned on additional federal charges that she submitted false documentation on behalf of three new clients who were aliens seeking ... Read more

ICE removes Pakistani man who pleaded guilty to supporting terrorist organization

Feb 20, 2015 |
WASHINGTON — A 40-year-old Pakistani man who pleaded guilty to providing material support to the Pakistani Taliban was removed from the United States Wednesday by U.S. Immigration and Customs ... Read more

ICE deports Saudi national convicted of illegally entering military base

Feb 20, 2015 |
HOUSTON — Officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) on Thursday deported a Saudi national who was convicted of forcing his way onto ... Read more

Atlanta MS-13 gang members sentenced for murder, shootings

Feb 20, 2015 |
ATLANTA — Three members of the street gang known as Mara Salvatrucha 13, or MS-13, were sentenced Friday for violent crimes they committed in the Atlanta metropolitan area, including the murder ... Read more

Texas man sentenced to life in federal prison for transporting minor to Mexico for sexual purposes

Feb 20, 2015 |
MIDLAND, Texas — A Texas man was sentenced to life in federal prison Thursday for transporting a minor to Mexico for sexual purposes. The sentence resulted from an investigation conducted by ... Read more

Illegal alien indicted in south Texas for smuggling $109,000, gun and ammunition

Feb 20, 2015 |
LAREDO, Texas — An illegal alien from Mexico was indicted Thursday for attempting to smuggle to Mexico more than $109,000, a pistol and ammunition. This indictment was announced by ... Read more

Secretary Jewell Applauds President Obama’s Action to Establish Pullman National Monument

Feb 20, 2015 |
Chicago’s First National Park Honors Labor, Civil Rights Movements WASHINGTON, D.C. – Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell applauded President Obama’s action today to ... Read more