Every year, there are lists of federal crimes released to the news. In fiscal year 2018, that list was topped by immigration offenses. Immigration offenses are often federal crimes because they tend to involve overstaying a Visa or coming into the country illegally.
There are many federal crimes that have a variety of penalties in the United States. One that is more common is carjacking. Carjacking is when a person steals a vehicle through force or intimidation. The automobile must have a driver or passenger present for the theft to be considered carjacking.