Category: Virginia – Eastern District

Virginia Attorney Charged With Sex Trafficking Minors and Production of Child Pornograph | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A federal grand jury returned an indictment today charging an Arlington man with sex trafficking of minors, production of child pornography, and other commercial sexual exploitation offenses…

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Skilled Nursing Facility Operators Agree to Settle Americans With Disabilities Act Allegations | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Brookside Rehabilitation and Nursing Center (BRNC), located in Warrenton, has agreed to pay compensatory damages and a civil penalty, as well as enact remedial actions for residents…

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Newport News Trafficker Pleads Guilty to Receiving Over 200 Kilograms of Cocaine | USAO-EDVA

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – A Newport News man pleaded guilty today to conspiring with members of an international drug trafficking organization to possess and distribute more than 200 kilograms of…

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American Contractor Sentenced for Theft of Government Equipment on U.S. Military Base in Afghanistan | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – An American military contractor was sentenced today to 51 months in prison for her role in a theft ring on a military installation in Kandahar, Afghanistan. “This…

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Convicted Felon Sentenced for Flying Airplane Without a Pilot’s License | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A five-time previously convicted felon was sentenced today to 14 months in prison for flying an airplane without a pilot’s license. According to court documents, on September…

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EDVA Encourages Participation in the 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA – Acting U.S. Attorney Raj Parekh is encouraging community members in the Eastern District of Virginia to participate in DEA’s 20th National Prescription Drug Take Back Day, to be…

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Six Language Recruiters Indicted for Recruiting Unqualified Linguists for Deployment with U.S. Armed Forces in Afghanistan | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A federal grand jury in the Eastern District of Virginia returned an indictment Wednesday charging six former employees of a government contractor for their role in a…

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Reston Man Sentenced for Distributing Fentanyl That Caused Fatal Overdose | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A Reston man was sentenced today to 12 years in prison for selling fentanyl to an individual who later suffered a fatal overdose. “The defendant’s fentanyl trafficking…

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EDVA Commemorates the 40th Anniversary of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week | USAO-EDVA

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Virginia joins communities nationwide in commemorating the 40th anniversary of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) from April…

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