Category: Nevada District

CALIFORNIA MAN PLEADS GUILTY TO FRAUDULENTY OBTAINING OVER $170,000 IN UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A California man pleaded guilty today to fraudulently obtaining over $170,000 in unemployment benefits by submitting multiple unemployment claims in other people’s names and using benefits…

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Las Vegas Man Sentenced For Stealing Nearly $185,000 From Nevada’s Unclaimed Property Fund | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. — A Las Vegas man was sentenced on Tuesday to five years and 10 months in prison for assuming others’ identities to steal nearly $185,800 from the…

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Nevada Bottled Water Companies And Owners Ordered To Stop Distributing Adulterated And Misbranded Water Products | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A federal court permanently enjoined a Henderson, Nevada, company from preparing, processing, and distributing adulterated and misbranded bottled water. In a complaint filed on May 19,…

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Las Vegas Woman Arrested And Charged With Illegally Exporting Goods To Iran | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A Las Vegas woman has been indicted by a federal grand jury for conspiracy to export goods from the United States to Iran, in violation of…

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Leader Of Methamphetamine Drug Trafficking Conspiracy Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – The leader and organizer of a drug trafficking conspiracy was sentenced on Tuesday to 15 years in prison for selling nearly 36 pounds of methamphetamine during…

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Reno Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Hundreds Of Counterfeit Oxycodone Pills Laced With Fentanyl | USAO-NV

RENO, Nev. – A Reno man pleaded guilty today to selling hundreds of counterfeit oxycodone pills containing fentanyl, a powerful synthetic opioid. According to court documents and admissions made in…

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Boulder City Man Convicted of Assaulting Spouse at Lake Mead National Recreation Area | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A federal jury convicted a Boulder City man on May 20, for assaulting his wife at a campground in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area. According…

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Jury Convicts Two Men For Series Of Armed Robberies | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A federal jury convicted two men on May 21, of committing four armed robberies, including two banks and the same Starbucks coffeehouse twice. According to court…

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Massachusetts Man Pleads Guilty To Attempting To Steal Trade Secrets From Nevada Defense Company | USAO-NV

RENO, Nev. – A Massachusetts man pleaded guilty today to attempting to steal trade secrets belonging to his employer, a Nevada-based defense contractor. According to court documents and admissions made…

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Hip-Hop Producer Sentenced For Unlawfully Operating A Prostitution Business Guised As Escort Businesses | USAO-NV

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – A hip-hop producer was sentenced today to two years and nine months in prison for unlawfully operating a prostitution business over a 12 year period, announced…

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