Imperial Valley News
California Real Estate Investor Agrees to Plead Guilty to Bid Rigging and Fraud Conspiracies at Public Foreclosure Auctions
San Francisco, California - A Northern California real estate investor has agreed to plead guilty for his role in bid rigging and fraud conspiracies at public real estate foreclosure auctions in Northern California, the Department of Justice announced.
New York - Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson today met with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to underscore the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) important collaboration with the city’s leadership and state and local law enforcement on a range of homeland security-related priorities including counterterrorism and efforts to counter violent extremism.
Seattle, Washington - An Olympia man faces up to life in prison following his conviction by a federal jury Thursday of conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, money laundering, conspiracy to possess firearms in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime and of being a felon in possession of a firearm.
Lubbock, Texas - A suburban Sacramento, California woman was sentenced in federal court Thursday after law enforcement found more than 160 lbs. of marijuana in her rental car on Christmas Day in 2013.
Washington, DC - The U.S. Food Waste Challenge calls on organizations and businesses across the food supply chain to join the fight against food waste. In advance of World Health Day on April 7th, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is reaffirming its commitment to reduce food waste with the launch of a new food application.
Washington, DC - NASA has established a public-private partnership with five organizations to advance knowledge about composite materials that could improve the performance of future aircraft.