The U.S. Attorney’s office has announced its recent success. U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced that the District of New Jersey recovered $137,538,596.82 in Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 related to criminal and civil actions. Of this amount, $42,460,184.32 was collected in criminal actions and $95,078,412.50 was collected in civil actions.
Additionally, the Office collected $13,971,219 in criminal and civil forfeitures, which includes money deposited in connection with orders of forfeiture entered in prior years. In FY 2011, court orders were entered in the District of New Jersey mandating the forfeiture of assets valued at $32,213,481, some of which were deposited in FY 2011, and some of which are still in the process of being liquidated and deposited.