The Deputy Chief (DC) of the Bureau of Investigative Services oversees all administrative and operational functions of the bureau and is a member of the Agent Command Staff.  This position reports to the Chief of Criminal Investigations and is responsible for providing investigative and administrative support to the Chief.  The employee in this position should […]

This position entails a variety of legal clerical and staff support work related to the processing of the many legal documents required through all stages of a criminal case such as logging in new cases; typing, filing, and distributing copies of reports of investigation with any pertinent attachments; organizing documentary evidence; tracking statistics related to […]

This is criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature involving the detection and investigation of violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act; and other applicable Commonwealth laws and statutes.  Narcotics Agents work in an undercover capacity in various situations and in high crime areas throughout the Commonwealth.  Assignments may require that […]

This position involves working with the criminal investigative bureaus of the Office of Attorney General (OAG).  An employee in this position is responsible for performing duties which include the receipt, analysis, verification, and dissemination of information of a confidential and sensitive nature for a variety of purposes including investigative case support and providing information to […]

The Organized Crime Section (OCS) of the Criminal Law Division investigates and prosecutes complex criminal enterprises.   OCS works closely with the Investigating Grand Jury, the PA State Police, and U.S Attorneys’ offices. OCS has previously investigated organizations involved in drug trafficking, gambling, loansharking, extortion, identity theft, insurance fraud, auto theft, money laundering, intimidation of […]

This Section investigates and prosecutes insurance fraud pursuant to the Insurance Fraud Prevention Act (Act 166 of 1994) signed into law in 1994. Financial support for this Section is based totally on funding from the Insurance Fraud Prevention Authority which administers a fund paid for by the insurance industry on an annual basis.

The Fair Labor Section partners with labor organizations, community groups, nonprofit and professional associations, other Attorneys General labor sections, and government agencies to investigate and pursue legal and policy actions to end unlawful and/or discriminatory workplace practices. The Fair Labor Section also conducts public outreach to educate workers and the public regarding workers’ rights.

The Bureau of Consumer Protection mediates and investigates consumer complaints. It takes legal action against companies that engage in unfair or deceptive business practices in cases where a lawsuit by the Attorney General serves the public interest and benefits the citizens of the Commonwealth.

The Torts Litigation Section defends the Commonwealth and its agencies, officials, and employees in personal injury and property damage actions. Many of these involve claims made against the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for death or serious bodily injury resulting from alleged negligence with regards to highway design, construction, and maintenance

The Tax Litigation Section represents the Commonwealth in litigation of state tax appeals from the Board of Finance and Revenue to the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania and beyond. It handles an active caseload of over 2,000 cases, more than half of which involve corporate and sales and use taxes. The majority of the remaining cases […]

The Litigation Section represents the Commonwealth and its agencies, officials, and employees in a wide variety of lawsuits, usually in federal court, most of which concern the constitutionality of state statutes, the operation of state programs, the conduct of state law enforcement officers, the administration of state prisons, or the employment practices of state agencies.

The PA Office of Attorney General is seeking a criminal agent in the Financial Crimes Unit. The Financial Crimes Unit investigates individuals and businesses suspected of criminal or other unlawful activity (e.g., fraud, embezzlement, breach of fiduciary duty, misapplication of entrusted funds or property, forgery or falsifying business records) principally through the examination and analysis […]

An employee in this position is responsible for mediating consumer complaints, investigating violations of consumer laws, and educating the public on the function and jurisdiction of the Bureau of Consumer Protection. A Consumer Protection Agent II (CPA II) may be required to provide on-the-job training to lower level agents. Employees utilize a variety of investigative […]

The Health Care Section receives and investigates complaints related to health care providers and insurance companies, and takes legal action to protect consumers when appropriate.

The Financial Enforcement Section represents the Commonwealth in federal bankruptcy proceedings and efforts to collect delinquent taxes and other debts owed to the Commonwealth.

The Office of Policy and Planning advises the Attorney General and other senior officials in OAG on matters of internal and external policy, conducts research, and helps plan the future of the Office. Interns will deal with a dynamic range of tasks, the subject matter of which will be highly dependent on current developments in […]

OSI is a section of the Office of the Attorney General (OAG) focusing on specific initiatives involving: Prisoner Reentry, Civil Rights, Trauma and Mental Health, the Opioid Crisis and Addiction, and Gun Violence. Each of these areas impacts public health and safety and the juvenile and criminal justice systems. Executive Deputy Attorney General Rob Reed, […]

The Communications Office works to communicate the latest information about the work being done by the Attorney General, our agents, investigators, and prosecutors.

This section entails work of a confidential nature in cases involving the defense of civil suits against the Commonwealth and the representation of the Commonwealth’s interests as a whole. This section assists with the conduct of investigations for four sections of the Civil Law Division: Litigation, Torts Litigation, Financial Enforcement, and Tax Litigation. The Litigation […]

The Asset Forfeiture and Money Laundering Section is responsible for the litigation of asset forfeiture cases resulting from controlled substance related investigations, and for the supervision and prosecution of money laundering and other drug-related financial cases.

The Antitrust Section helps protect the free enterprise system by detecting anti-competitive practices and taking legal action to stop them. Acting as a watchdog to maintain a free and open marketplace, the section brings legal actions to recover overcharges paid by consumers and state agencies as the result of violations of state and federal antitrust […]

The Antitrust Section helps protect the free enterprise system by detecting anti-competitive practices and taking legal action to stop them. Acting as a watchdog to maintain a free and open marketplace, the section brings legal actions to recover overcharges paid by consumers and state agencies as the result of violations of state and federal antitrust […]

This position involves highly responsible work directing the Comptroller functions within the Pennsylvania Office of Attorney General (OAG).  Work is performed with considerable independence within the framework of OAG policies under general direction of the Director of Finance.  The employee in this position is responsible for the timely and accurate posting of all accounting transactions […]

The Special Agent classification involves criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature performed by agents of the Office of Attorney General involving the detection and investigation of violations of the laws and statutes of the Commonwealth as specified in The Commonwealth Attorneys Act, the Public Welfare Code, and other applicable Commonwealth laws, statutes, and […]

This Deputy Attorney General position is an advanced prosecutor position in the Office of Attorney General’s Criminal Law Division.   The Environmental Crimes Section investigates and prosecutes violations of Pennsylvania’s environmental statutes and regulations.  This can include the Clean Streams Law, the Solid Waste Management Act, and the Oil and Gas Act, among others.  Many […]

This position entails highly responsible staff work as the assistant to the Chief Deputy Attorney General (Section Chief) of the Environmental Crimes Section in addition to providing support to staff within the Criminal Prosecutions Section, Public Corruption Section, and Financial Crimes Unit.

The Special Agent classification involves criminal investigative work of a highly confidential nature performed by agents of the Office of Attorney General involving the detection and investigation of violations of the laws and statutes of the Commonwealth as specified in The Commonwealth Attorneys Act, the Public Welfare Code, and other applicable Commonwealth laws, statutes, and […]

The PA Office of Attorney General is looking for an organized, detail-oriented, results driven, experienced communicator, and team player to join our dynamic Office Services team in Harrisburg.  The Facilities Project Assistant serves as the information coordinator for office relocations/renovations within the OAG and for the maintenance of OAG’s fourteen (14) regional offices. This individual […]

An employee in this position analyzes difficult financial transactions and prepares documentation, financial statements, and reports to control and account for state, federal, and grant funds, and to analyze and project financial data for a difficult program or fund or a number of less complex related programs of funds.  Employees perform a wide variety of […]

The Office of Attorney General is looking for a proven leader to direct the Office of Consumer Advocate (OCA) in its mission representing the interests of PA utility consumers before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC), federal regulatory agencies, and state and federal courts.  The Consumer Advocate must be a licensed attorney in good standing with the […]