U.S. Attorney's Office

Providence Woman Charged
The FBI says a Providence woman faces charges after she allegedly tossed white powder into the reception area of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Rhode Island on Wednesday, prompting a hazardous materials response from the Providence Fire Department.
Select Board Member Indicted
Dartmouth Select Board member and former State Rep. John George has been indicted and charged with embezzlement from an organization that received federal funds.
The charges were announced Wednesday by the U-S Attorney's office in Boston...
Local Woman Headed for Jail
A Mattapoisett woman was sentenced to a year in in Federal Prison for stealing nearly $320,000 from two Middleboro companies over a six year period.
43 year old Marie Greany appeared in U-S District Court on Wednesday. In addition to the year in jail, she also received three years supervised probatio…
Harvard Student Charged with bomb threats
Federal prosecutors have charged a 20-year-old Harvard University student with making bomb threats that led to evacuation of four campus buildings and cancellation of some final exams Monday.
The U.S. Attorney's office said Tuesday a criminal complaint charges Eldo Kim of Cambridge with emailing…
Computer Hacker Pleads Guilty
A Pennsylvania man has pleaded guilty to breaking into computer networks and conspiring to sell access to them.
 
    The U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston said 23-year-old Andrew James Miller of Devon, Pa., pleaded guilty in federal court Tuesday to one count of conspiracy and…
Tsarnaev Probable Cause Hearing Delayed
A judge has agreed to postpone a probable cause hearing for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
 
    U.S. Magistrate Judge Marianne Bowler on Tuesday granted a joint request from prosecutors and defense attorneys to postpone the May 30 hearing until July 2. The...
Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 25 Years In Prison
A 31-year-old Randolph man who federal prosecutors describe as a leader of a Cape Cod drug trafficking operation has been sentenced to 25 years in prison. 
The U.S. Attorney's office said Tuesday that Russell Rose was sentenced Monday in federal court in Boston...
Fed’s Arrest Two In Heroin Trafficking Investigation
The U.S..Attorney's Office in Boston says two men, one from New Bedford and the other from the Cape, are facing federal drug trafficking charges. 
The suspects, 32 year old Francisco Monteiro of Bourne and 34 year old Junior Lopes of New Bedford were charged Friday with conspiracy to distri…