Defendants charged with environmental crimes or violations of the U.S. Federal Criminal Code sometimes flee the court’s jurisdiction and/or the USA rather than face prosecution or to serve a sentence. When these circumstances occur, the defendants become fugitives from justice.
The following wanted posters identify fugitives sought by the EPA’s Criminal Investigation Division. Each one provides a brief case summary and instructions on how to report information related to their identity and/or current location.
Then follows 23 pictures of fugitives wanted by the EPA which you can click on to get a brief description. For example, Alghazouli who
sold R-12 Freon, an ozone depleting substance, that had been illegally smuggled from Mexico. His alleged violations include:
- Conspiracy to Smuggle
- Conspiracy to Launder Money
- Money Laundering
Alghazouli currently is a fugitive believed to be living in Syria.
There is a link to his wanted poster also.