Montana U.S. Attorney's Office Collects $9.5 Million IN Civil and Criminal Actions in Fiscal Year 2019
January 1, 2020
BILLINGS - U.S. Attorney Kurt Alme announced today that the District of Montana collected $9,536,489 in criminal and civil actions in Fiscal Year 2019. Of this amount, the office collected $1,567,514 in criminal actions and $7,968,974 in civil actions.
In some cases, the U.S. Attorney’s Office worked jointly with other litigating agencies of the Department of Justice to collect an additional $1,230,331.
“These recovered funds come from divesting criminals of ill-gotten gains and from civil penalties and debt collections. The money helps to make crime victims whole and benefits the U.S....