Monday, December 9, 2019

U.S. Attorney Southern District

Houston Man Sentenced to Over 11 Years in Federal Prison for...

Jackson, Miss. – Kevin Lawrence, 45, of Houston, Texas, was sentenced on December 4, 2019, by Chief U.S. District Daniel P. Jordan III, to...

Clinton Man Sentenced to Almost 7 Years in Federal Prison Under...

Jackson, Miss. – Cedric Winfield, 24, of Clinton, was sentenced Friday before Chief United States District Judge Daniel P. Jordan III to 83 months...

Justice Department Files Statement of Interest Supporting Campus Free Speech

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department today filed a Statement of Interest in a federal lawsuit in Mississippi, explaining that public colleges cannot trample on...

Madison Man Pleads Guilty under Project EJECT to Possessing a Firearm...

Jackson, Miss – John Robert Beck, 55, of Madison, pled guilty today before Chief U.S. District Court Judge Daniel P. Jordan to possessing a...

Jackson Man Sentenced to Eight Years in Federal Prison Under Project...

Jackson, Miss. – Otha Ray Flowers, 37, of Jackson, was sentenced yesterday by U.S. District Court Judge Henry T. Wingate to 8 years in...

U.S. Attorney Mike Hurst Announces Significant Progress in Making our Communities...

Jackson, Miss. - Two years ago, the Department of Justice announced the revitalization and enhancement of Project Safe Neighborhoods (PSN), the centerpiece of the...

Pascagoula Man Convicted of Conspiracy to Traffic Methamphetamine

Gulfport, Miss. – Derek Erwin Graves, 52, of Pascagoula, pled guilty today before U.S. District Judge Sul Ozerden to conspiracy to possess methamphetamine with...

Defendant Found Guilty in Corruption Scheme Involving Introduction of Illegal Items...

Jackson, Miss. – After a seven day bench trial before United States District Judge Carlton W. Reeves, Kpanah Kollie, of Georgia, was found guilty...

Illegal Alien Pleads Guilty to Unlawful Return After Removal

Gulfport, Miss. – Yesenia Flores-Ortega, 27, an illegal alien from Mexico, pled guilty yesterday before Senior U.S. District Judge Louis Guirola, Jr., to unlawful...

Pearl Man Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Attempting to...

Jackson, Miss. – Michael Wayne Pearson, 49, of Pearl, was sentenced today by U.S. District Court Judge Henry T. Wingate to 15 months in...