Category: Louisiana – Middle District

Justice Department Awards Over $270,000 in Grants to Local Law Enforcement Agencies | USAO-MDLA

Acting U.S. Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) has awarded $272,998 collectively to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office, Ascension Parish…

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Top Prosecutors Seek Leads on Hurricane Ida Fraud Cases | USAO-MDLA

Acting United States Attorney Ellison C. Travis and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry are urging suspected Hurricane Ida fraud victims to file complaints with the National Center for Disaster Fraud…

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Delhi Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Scheme to Defraud the USDA’s Summer Food Service Program | USAO-MDLA

Acting United States Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that U.S. Chief Judge Shelly D. Dick sentenced Corey Roshel Powell, age 43, of Delhi, Louisiana, to 29 months in federal prison…

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Justice Department Awards Nearly $4.2 Million in Grants to State of Louisiana | USAO-MDLA

Acting U.S. Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance and Bureau of Statistics have awarded $4,192,789 collectively to the Louisiana Commission on Law…

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Justice Department Awards $270,782 to State of Louisiana to Aid Victims of Sexual Assault | USAO-MDLA

Acting U.S. Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that the Department of Justice’s Office of Violence Against Women (OVW) has awarded $270,782 collectively to the Louisiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Inc….

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Acting U.S. Attorney Ellison C. Travis Announces $16,506,360 Award to Enhance Crime Victim Services and Compensation Payments | USAO-MDLA

You are here FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, September 20, 2021 Acting U.S. Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that the Middle District of Louisiana received $16,506,360 from the Department of Justice’s…

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Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes | USAO-MDLA

The National Center for Disaster Fraud reminds the public to be aware of and report any instances of alleged fraudulent activity related to relief operations and funding for victims. Unfortunately,…

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Tips on Avoiding Fraudulent Charitable Contribution Schemes | USAO-MDLA

The National Center for Disaster Fraud reminds the public to be aware of and report any instances of alleged fraudulent activity related to relief operations and funding for victims. Unfortunately,…

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Baker Man Sentenced to 112 Months in Federal Prison for Gun and Drug Charges | USAO-MDLA

Acting United States Attorney Ellison C. Travis announced that U.S. District Judge John W. deGravelles sentenced Brian Spears, age 43, of Baker, Louisiana, to 112 months in federal prison following…

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