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Investigation of heroin, cocaine distribution leads to charges against 15 in western Pa.

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced 15 individuals have been criminally charged for allegedly dealing heroin and cocaine, among other

Four men found with suspected child pornography after investigations by AG’s Child Predator Section

HARRISBURG - Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of four men charged with possessing child pornography and distributing it on the

Ohio financial services company scammed veterans, Attorney General’s office alleges in lawsuit

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the filing of a civil lawsuit against a financial services company and its owner

Office of Attorney General’s Child Predator Section makes two arrests

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of two Pennsylvania men on unrelated charges as part of an ongoing

Mother & daughter from Jefferson County charged with defrauding state victims program

HARRISBURG - Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of a daughter and mother from Jefferson County charged with defrauding the

Westmoreland County man charged with trying to arrange sex with 15-year-old ‘girl’

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of a Westmoreland County man charged with attempting to arrange a sexual encounter with

Registered sex offender charged with trying to arrange sex with 14-year-old ‘girl’

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of a registered sex offender from Lackawanna County charged with attempting to arrange a

Office of Attorney General announces $13 million settlement with MoneyGram

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today announced a $13 million settlement with MoneyGram Payment Systems, Inc., a money transfer service.The settlement resolves a multistate investigation

Attorney General Kane issues statement on Senate vote

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today released the following statement on today's Senate vote:"Today is a good day for all those who share my desire

Attorney General’s office warns consumers of ‘IRS scam’

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today warned of a new variation of a pervasive telephone scam that aims to defraud taxpayers. The well-known

Office of Attorney General announces $470 million settlement with mortgage lender HSBC

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s Bureau of Consumer Protection today announced a $470 million joint state and federal settlement with mortgage lender and servicer

Office of Attorney General warns of new ‘phishing’ email scam

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today warned Pennsylvanians of a new "phishing" email scam in which scammers have misrepresented themselves as being affiliated

Methamphetamine lab bust leads to three arrests in Luzerne County

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced criminal charges filed against three individuals following the discovery of a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory in Luzerne

4 charged as joint investigation results in seizure of synthetic marijuana valued at $1.6M

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of four individuals in connection with a two-year investigation that resulted in the seizure of

Attorney General’s office warns of price gouging during State of Emergency

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today cautioned both Pennsylvania consumers and businesses to be aware of the potential for price gouging following the

Office of Attorney General reaches $450K settlement with CVS chains in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced a $450,000 consumer protection settlement with Pennsylvania CVS Pharmacy, L.L.C. The settlement follows allegations

3 suspected predators arrested on unrelated charges; one accused of using Facebook to solicit minors

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of three Pennsylvania men charged with possessing child pornography. One of the men allegedly

Attorney General Kane announces winners of 2016 Drug-Free Calendar Contest

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today congratulated the winners of the Office of Attorney General's 19th annual Drug-Free Calendar Contest.The contest asked fifth-grade students from

Attorney General offers guidance for a hassle-free holiday season

HARRISBURG — With the holiday gift giving season upon us, Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today encouraged Pennsylvania consumers to be aware of retail purchase and exchange

Attorney General’s Child Predator Section announces 2 arrests

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced the arrest of two Pennsylvania men charged with possessing child pornography. With these arrests, the Attorney General's

Office of Attorney General’s Child Predator Section announces 3 arrests

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today announced the arrest of three Pennsylvania men on unrelated charges as part of an ongoing effort to

3 men charged in connection with western Pa. burglary ring

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane's office today announced criminal charges have been filed against three Pennsylvania men for their alleged involvement in a series

Child pornography charges filed against four Pennsylvania men

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s office today announced the arrest of four Pennsylvania men charged with possessing and distributing child pornography.  The Office of

Attorney General’s Child Predator Section reaches 140 arrests in 2015 following recent investigations

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the Office of Attorney General’s Child Predator Section recently arrested two men for distribution and possession of child pornography,

Office of Attorney General files suit against tech support company accused of bilking consumers out of more than $17 million

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane, in partnership with the Federal Trade Commission and the Connecticut Office of the Attorney General, today announced a federal court has

Suspected child predator arrested for 2nd time this year

HARRISBURG — A Pennsylvania man has been charged with possessing child pornography for the second time in nine months following an investigation by the Office of Attorney

Pennsylvania to receive $1.1 million in settlements with AstraZeneca and Cephalon

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced Pennsylvania has joined with other states and the federal government to settle allegations that AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP and Cephalon,

Attorney General Kane warns consumers to protect personal information following major data breaches

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane is encouraging consumers to be proactive in protecting their financial security in the wake of two recent data breaches.“It is

Pittsburgh man charged with trying to arrange sex with 15-year-old ‘girl’

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of an Allegheny County man charged with attempting to arrange a sexual encounter with a person

Attorney General Kane releases statement regarding emails

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today issued the following statement:   Last Friday evening, the Pennsylvania Judicial Conduct Board by its chief counsel, Robert A. Graci, made

AG Kane announces restitution funds available for consumers in Internet Order settlement

 HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the availability of restitution funds to consumers who believe they were harmed by the online marketing company Internet Order

Attorney General’s Child Predator Section announces 3 arrests

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the arrest of three Pennsylvania men charged with possessing and distributing child pornography. The latest arrests occurred following separate

AG Kane joins 16 other states requesting lower alcohol content in ‘Four Loko’ malt beverages

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane and attorneys general from 16 other states this week expressed serious concerns about the alcohol content in Four Loko in a

Eight charged after investigations by Office of Attorney General’s Insurance Fraud Section

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced criminal charges have been filed against eight individuals across the Commonwealth following unrelated insurance fraud investigations. The charges,

AG Kane joins coalition supporting passage of the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced that she has joined a multi-state effort to urge federal lawmakers to pass the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act

Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection surpasses 100 legal actions in 2015

HARRISBURG — Under the leadership of Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane, the Office of Attorney General’s Bureau of Consumer Protection this year has filed 105 legal actions, meaning

Attorney General’s Mobile Street Crimes Unit seizes heroin valued at $27K, firearms during ‘Operation Northern Tier Takedown’

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced her Mobile Street Crimes Unit (MSCU) was responsible for seizing heroin valued at $27,000, four firearms, medical-grade marijuana and

Fifteen charged in Clearfield County investigations of heroin, cocaine trafficking

HARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced criminal charges have been filed against 15 individuals accused of distributing or possessing illegal drugs in Clearfield County.Multiple investigations focused

Attorney General Kane’s Mobile Street Crimes Unit files criminal charges against 37 during third deployment in northern tier

Unit responsible for seizing heroin, cocaine, methamphetamine and other drugsCooperation with local law enforcement partners key to deploymentHARRISBURG — Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane today announced the results

Revised: Attorney General Kane Comments on Court Decision

I am disappointed by the action taken by the Supreme Court today. It is important to note that the order specifically states that “this order should not
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