All posts by Jason Ferguson

05Nov/18

A Federal Target Letter – What it Means and What to do if you Receive One

Federal agents have brought you a letter stating that you are under investigation for possibly violating federal criminal law.   The letter states that you are the “target” of the investigation.  What does this mean? Am I going to jail?  Should I talk with these agents and try to work things out?  What is a “target”? When substantial evidence connects a person to a particular crime, the federal government may identify a person as a “target”Read More…