Category: Tennessee – Eastern District

The City of Knoxville Receives $200,000 In Federal Funding For Community Policing Development Programs | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The City of Knoxville will receive $200,000 from the Department of Justice’s Office of Community Oriented Policing (COPS) that will support practices and strategies for creative approaches…

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Joint Federal And State Law Enforcement Operation Makes Arrest For Public Corruption Offenses | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On October 6, 2021, a Federal Grand Jury in Knoxville returned a multi-count Indictment against two individuals charging violations of federal offenses prohibiting public officials from taking…

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Joint Federal And State Law Enforcement Operation Makes Arrests For Drugs And Stolen Car Offenses | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn — Juan Lopez Gallardo, 44, Jairo David Posadas, 22, Josedad Delacruz, 24, Serguin Castro-Carias, 20, all of Sevier County, Tennessee, and Nolvia Rosme Carillo-Rodriguez, 42, and Pablo Daniel…

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Knoxville YWCA Receives $450,000 In Federal Funding For Housing Assistance | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Young Woman’s Christian Association of Knoxville and the Tennessee Valley (YWCA) will receive $450,000 from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) to…

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Knoxville YWCA Receives $475,000 In Federal Funding For Housing Assistance | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The Young Woman’s Christian Association of Knoxville and the Tennessee Valley (YWCA) will receive $475,000 from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) to…

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Coffee County Nonprofit Receives $549,500 In Federal Funding To Aid Safe Families Project | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The nonprofit Coffee County Drug Court Foundation will receive $549,500 from the Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW) to support its Safe Families Project,…

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Local Providers Agree To Settle Allegations Of Improper Billing For Electro-Acupuncture Devices | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – The United States Attorney’s Office announced today that Align Health and Holistic Medical Center, Inc. and Align Health Management, Inc., (collectively “Align”), Eric Anderson, P.A. d/b/a Anderson…

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Tennessee Doctor Pleads Guilty To Maintaining An Illegal Drug Premises | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On September 13, 2021, Dr. David Newman, 61, of Maryville, Tenn. entered a guilty plea to maintaining his pain clinic as an illegal drug premises in the…

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Knoxville Man Sentenced To 15 Years In Prison For Advertising Child Pornography On The Internet | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On September 10, 2021, Thomas A. Varlan, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of Tennessee, sentenced Daniel Logan Brown, 24, to serve 180 months in…

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Knoxville Man Pleads Guilty To Scheme To Defraud The Small Business Administration’s COVID-19 Economic Relief Programs | USAO-EDTN

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – On September 9, 2021, James Waylon Howell, 39, currently of Knoxville, Tennessee, entered a guilty plea to one count of wire fraud and one count of money…

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