|(17 May 2011)
Federal criminal prosecutions totaled 13,092 for the month of February according to the most recent data released by the Department of Justice.
This was an increase of 18 percent from the previous month. Among the program categories, the largest number of prosecutions was seen in immigration, accounting for 49 percent of the filings. Drug trafficking crimes accounted for 12 percent of the total.
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