Category: Crime&Justice

Des Moines Man Sentenced for Methamphetamine and Firearm Crimes

DES MOINES, Iowa– On June 21, 2018, Timothy Ray Kain, age 30, of Des Moines, was sentenced by United States District Court Chief Judge John A. Jarvey to 210 months...

Inmates Sentenced for Contraband in Pottawattamie County Jail

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – On June 20, 2018, Deandre Eugene Cooper, age 35, and Charles Jesse Beuterbaugh, age 30, were sentenced by United States District Court...

Carter Lake Woman Sentenced in Fentanyl Trafficking Case

Amalia Pandis sentenced for role in drug-related overdoses COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA – On June 20, 2018, Amalia Pandis, age 24, of Carter Lake, was sentenced to 15 years in...

Waterloo Man Sentenced to 20 Years for Child Sex Offenses

A man who engaged in illicit sexual conduct with a minor and distributed child pornography was sentenced yesterday to 20 years in federal prison. Juan Rangel, age 36,...

Nationwide Wound Services Provider Agrees to Pay Nearly $400,000 to Resolve False Claims Act Allegations

Healogics, Inc., a Florida-based provider of wound care services with clinics across the country, agreed to pay $398,162.69 to resolve False Claims Act allegations...

Man with 24 Adult Criminal Convictions Sentenced to Federal Prison for Wire Fraud

A Dubuque area man who participated in a fraud that victimized more than 250 elderly victims across the United States was sentenced today to nearly five years in prison....

Fugitive from Federal Court in Nebraska Sentenced to Federal Prison for Document Fraud

A Mexican man who was on the run from federal court in Nebraska to avoid being sentenced for committing aggravated identity theft there was sentenced June 18, 2018, in...

Document Fraud Leads to Federal Prison for Illegal Alien

A Guatemalan man who unlawfully used fraudulent identification documents was sentenced June 18, 2018, to more than three months in federal prison. Francisco Rivera-Cobo,...

Second Federal Conviction for Drug Trafficking Leads to 10 Years in Federal Prison

A man who sold “ice” methamphetamine, PCP, and synthetic drugs was sentenced on June 12, 2018, to ten years in federal prison. Jeffrey Simmermaker, age 46, from Iowa...

Man Sentenced to Over 17 Years in Federal Prison for Selling Methamphetamine Near School

A Cedar Rapids man who sold methamphetamine from his home near Wilson Middle School was sentenced on June 12, 2018, to more than 17 years in federal prison. Daniel Wayne...