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Top Guns at National Sheriffs' Association and FBI Say No to Animal Cruelty

Yesterday, it was my great privilege to attend the National Sheriffs’ Association conference in Washington, D.C. and to present an HSUS Humane Law Enforcement Award to Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey in front ofShow More Summary

Convicted 'Eco-Terrorist' Released From Prison After Discovery Of 'Thousands Of Pages' Evidence Withheld By The FBI

last weekIndustries / Law : Techdirt

Ladies and gentlemen: your Federal Bureau of Investigation. Former FBI Guy Lies, Claiming New Mobile Encryption Would Have Resulted In Dead Kidnap Subject Court Slams FBI For Saying It's Okay For The Federal Government To Lie To A Court...Show More Summary

FBI: No warrants needed to track and intercept your cell phone

The Federal Bureau of Investigation says it should not be required to get a warrant to erect fake cell phone towers, called "stingrays," and use them to track cell phones' locations and users while intercepting the contents of calls and texts. Show More Summary

FBI Is Examining Morgan Stanley Client Data Breach: Source

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into what Morgan Stanley said was the theft of wealth-management client data by a former employee, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday. The FBI is coordinating with other agencies in the probe of the data breach, which was announced by the bank on Monday morning. Show More Summary

FBI employees with foreign ties face unfair, aggressive background checks: NY Times

3 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Hundreds of employees with foreign ties working for the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation are subjected to what they say are unfair aggressive background checks that have forced some to cut contact with family members abroad, the New York Times reported on Saturday....

The group behind the Sony hack has reportedly threatened CNN

3 weeks agoTechnology : Pando Daily

The group taking credit for the November hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment has also threatened a news organization, according to a report from the Intercept, which obtained a Federal Bureau of Investigation bulletin warning about the group’s activity. Show More Summary

The FBI thinks private companies may be retaliating against hackers with their own attacks

3 weeks agoTechnology : Pando Daily

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is reportedly investigating whether companies in the United States are retaliating against hackers with cyberattacks of their own. JPMorgan Chase is coming under particular scrutiny because hackers...Show More Summary

FBI Explores Hired Gun Theory While Continuing To Blame North Korea For Sony Hack

Conclusive evidence remains in short supply. Since pronouncing North Korea responsible for hacking Sony, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has continued to meet with private security firms conducting parallel investigations, while declining to comment on the crescendo of skepticism over the totalitarian state's culpability. Read Full Story

FBI investigates report of kidnapped Border Patrol agent in Texas

4 weeks agoNews : The Raw Story

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into a claim made in a call to a Texas border town police department that a Mexican organized crime cartel has kidnapped a U.S. Border Patrol agent, officials said on Friday. U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials added there are no reports...

Was the FBI wrong about North Korea? Experts suggest Sony hack was an inside job

Was “The Interview” the perfect cover? The Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted an extensive investigation into the recent massive Sony hack. Following the conclusion of that investigation, the FBI felt that its evidence pointing...Show More Summary

F.B.I. Searches Doral Financial's Offices in Puerto Rico

``Agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Tuesday raided the offices of Doral Financial in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as part of an investigation involving the struggling bank.''

Santa’s surveillance

…the Federal Bureau of Investigation approached Santa Claus to enlist his cooperation in a new surveillance program. FBI agents advised Santa that his extensive knowledge regarding “bad” children, and failure to disclose this information to the government, likely made him guilty of millions of counts of misprision of a felony. Show More Summary

Delta Airlines Employee Charged With Smuggling Guns Onto Flights

Gun nuts are everywhere, but even for them this is really bad, especially since the smugglers were Delta Airlines employees. WSB-TV Atlanta: In a Federal Bureau of Investigation affidavit obtained only by Channel 2 Action News, we learned...Show More Summary

FBI Gives Warning About An Anonymous Threat To Mississippi River Bridge

Described as “an unsubstantiated, anonymous threat,” the Federal Bureau of Investigation has warned authorities in Tennessee and Arkansas about a threat made by the Islamic State to blow up an expansion of the Mississippi River bridge that connects the two states. Show More Summary

FBI Issues Warning: Black Prison Gang Is Targeting White Cops

The Federal Bureau of Investigations field office in Baltimore, Maryland issued a warning Friday that the Black Guerilla Family prison was plotting to attack white police officers in the state. The Baltimore Sun included the report of the threat in … Continue reading ?

10 things you need to know today: December 20, 2014

1. FBI officially blames North Korea for Sony cyberattacksThe Federal Bureau of Investigation formally blamed North Korea for the cyberattacks against Sony Pictures in a statement on Friday. North Korea had denied involvement in theShow More Summary

Internal FBI report finds agents often mishandle, lose evidence

This could be good news for a lot of defendants, and a real headache for their prosecutors. The Federal Bureau of Investigation conducted an internal investigation into its evidence collection and retention processes, and the findings, obtained by The New York Times, do not paint a particularly competent picture. Show More Summary

Cyberwar: Obama calls out Sony as FBI confirms North Korea was behind hack

President Obama has called out Sony for craven censorship on a day the Federal Bureau of Investigation formally announced that North Korea was behind the hacking of Sony Corp. In a statement the FBI said that it has enough information to conclude … Continue reading ?

$25,000 reward offered by FBI and LAPD for investigation into 2008 art burglary in Encino

last monthArts : ARCAblog

by Catherine Schofield Sezgin, ARCA Blog Editor-in-Chief The Los Angeles Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) held a press conference today and announced a $25,000 reward for help in the continuing investigation...Show More Summary

Obama is holding a news conference to discuss North Korea’s Sony hack – watch live right here

North Korea hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment. The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s deep investigation into the cyber attack has determined as much, and the U.S. government confirmed it publicly on Friday morning. You can read the FBI’s full statement right here. Show More Summary

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