La Crosse Dentist Sentenced To 6 Years For Tax EvasionA La Crosse dentist who prosecutors say directed his patients to pay in cash has been sentenced to six years in prison for tax evasion.
US Attorney Erica McDonald Joins Fight Against St. Paul ViolenceUnited States Attorney Erica McDonald is now helping coordinate the fight against violence in St. Paul.
U.S. Attorney's Office: Barton Scott Sentenced To 25 Years In Snapchat 'Sextortion' CaseBarton Scott, 36, was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for extorting dozens of people on Snapchat, including many minors, in order to obtain sexually-explicit content from them.
Courtland Man Gets 40 Years In Prison For Child PornographyPhillip Mark Reinhart was sentenced to 40 years in prison for production and attempted production of child pornography, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. The 38-year-old pleaded guilty on January 17 to creating sexually explicit images of two minors who were seven and nine years old.
Shakopee Man Sentenced To More Than 20 Years In Drug CaseFederal authorities say a Shakopee man has been sentenced to more than 20 years in prison after a search of his home discovered large quantities of drugs.
US Attorney: Mpls. Charter School Teacher Charged With Sending Teens Nude PhotosProsecutors charged a former Minneapolis charter school employee for using Facebook to sexually exploit teenagers.
St. Paul Federal Jury Convicts 36 In Thai Sex Trafficking RingA federal jury in St. Paul convicted 36 people for their roles in an international sex trafficking organization Wednesday. Prosecutors say the criminal enterprise trafficked hundreds of Thai women for sex across the United States, including Minneapolis.
Feds Charge 'Native Mob' Member With Attempted MurderA Fond du Lac man has been charged with attempting to kill someone in retaliation for that person's testimony.
Chiropractor Going Back To Prison For New Ponzi SchemeA Twin Cities chiropractor who has already spent time in prison for a Ponzi scheme is going back for the same crime.
Prosecutors: Most Islamic State-Related Defendants Get Max SentenceFederal prosecutors say the majority of terrorism defendants in the U.S. who have been sentenced in cases related to the Islamic State group have received the maximum 15 years in prison.
Twin Cities Terror Suspect Changes Plea To GuiltyA Twin Cities man charged with leading a conspiracy to send several men to join ISIS changed his plea Thursday. Abdirizak Warsame, 20, is now pleading guilty to providing material support to the ISIS, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. He was originally arrested in December in Eagan.
St. Paul Man Convicted In Armed Robbery, Shooting At Roseville Pawn ShopA 53-year-old St. Paul man was found guilty Friday of a 2014 armed robbery at a Pawn America, in which he also shot a store employee. The U.S. Attorney's Office says Marvin Spencer was convicted of a count each of robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery ...
US Attorney: Texas Man Sentenced For Making Threats To Minn. High SchoolA 19-year-old Texas man has been sentenced for calling in multiple false bomb threats, sending harassing text messages and making "swatting" phone calls to a Minnesota high school earlier this year, the U.S. Attorney's Office announced Tuesday.
Man Charged With Social Media Threats Makes Court AppearanceA Minneapolis man was in court Wednesday to face charges of threatening FBI agents and a federal judge on social media. The FBI says 19-year-old Khaalid Abdulkadir made threats against federal law enforcement officials after the arrest of another man accused of conspiring to help ISIS.
Minneapolis Man Charged With Threatening Agents On Twitter; In CustodyA 20-year-old Minneapolis man was arrested by the FBI Friday for making threats against law enforcement on Twitter. The FBI accuses Khaalid Adam Abdulkadir of threatening FBI special agents on social media after the arrest of Abdirizak Mohamed Warsame on Wednesday.