Louisiana’s Western District: $4.8 million collected in 2018 civil, criminal cases

The Western District of Louisiana collected $4,849,432 in criminal and civil actions in Fiscal Year 2018, according to a news release from United States Attorney David C. Joseph. Of this amount, $4,169,901 was collected in criminal actions and 679,530 was collected in civil actions.

Additionally, the Western District of Louisiana worked with other U.S. Attorney’s Offices and components of the Department of Justice to collect an additional $83,116,403 in cases pursued jointly by these offices. Of this amount, $3,270 was collected in criminal actions and $83,113,133 was collected in civil actions. The district also handled $87,605 in asset forfeiture actions during FY 2018.