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Most would-be US Terrorists Wouldn’t have Committed a Crime without FBI Entrapment

Human Rights Watch (Washington, DC) –The US Justice Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) have targeted American Muslims in abusive counterterrorism “sting operations” based on religious and ethnic identity, Human...

Internal FBI report sees autonomous cars as rolling bombs that obey the rules of the road

Driverless cars are still very much works in progress and several years out from being a reality you in which can ride away from the dealership, but that doesn't mean the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation isn't conducting their own threat analysis on the future of automated automation. Show More Summary

?Federal Dam Builders Under Investigation for Grave Robbery

Federal officials have ordered an investigation into a whistleblower's allegations that the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation routinely hid widespread mismanagement of human remains the agency collected while it built and managed dams across California, Nevada and Oregon. Read more...

FBI and NSA targeted prominent Muslim-American leaders for surveillance

Pictured: NSA headquarters in Fort Meade, Maryland Both the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the National Security Agency monitored the emails of five prominent Muslim-Americans, documents from former-NSA contractor Edward Snowden reveal. The...

Insane Clown Posse Loses Court Battle: ‘Juggalos,’ You Are Gang Members

Insane Clown Posse fans, commonly known as “Juggalos,” are indeed a gang if you believe the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). This “fact” was reiterated when a federal judge ruled in favor of the agency in ICP’s lawsuit, which takes its roots from a 2011 report. According to The Wire, U.S. District Judge Robert Cleland

Ex-Stockbroker Had A Feeling Investment Scam Was An FBI Sting, But Thought, ‘What The Hell, I’ll Give It A Shot’

Over at the Journal today, you will find an amazing story chronicling an FBI sting operation called “Operation Pennypincher,” wherein an agent with the Federal Bureau of Investigation posed as a crooked hedge fund manager named John Kelly, of the fictional SeaFin Capital. Show More Summary

American Woman Helping ISIS? 19-Year-Old Shannon Conley Wanted To Wage Jihad Against USA!

19-year-old Shannon Maureen Conley isn’t your average American youngster. Currently in the custody of the Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI) and U.S. Marshals, Shannon is accused of some serious anti U.S. activities. According to CNN, Shannon was arrested by FBI officials back in April, from Denver International Airport when she was attempting to travel to

Six LASD Officials Found Guilty of Obstruction of Justice

3 weeks agoNews : Reason

Six Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department (LASD) officers were found guilty today in federal court on six counts of conspiracy and obstruction of justice. The six were accused of obstructing an ongoing investigation by the Federal BureauShow More Summary

How much did the seized Bitcoins go for?

In October 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation shut down the Silk Road, an online marketplace for all things shady, and seized $3.6 million worth of Bitcoins. Last week, the US Marshals Service auctioned off almost 30,000 Bitcoins. The bidders … Continue reading ?

Regulation Around Bitcoin Starting to Clear, Says Circle CEO

Bitcoin watchers today will be anxiously waiting for the results of an auction of 30,000 bitcoins seized last year as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's crackdown on the Silk Road online marketplace for illicit drugs.

FBI Rescues 168 Child Sex Trafficking Victims, 281 Pimps Arrested

HOUSTON, Texas--A week-long, nationwide effort by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), as well as federal and local law enforcement agencies, resulted in the recovery of 168 children who were victims of sex trafficking. Additionally, almost 300 pimps were apprehended as a result of the large-scale execution. Show More Summary

First Slice 6/24/14: FBI arrests 71 in Georgia tied to national child sex trafficking sting

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has taken 71 people into custody and rescued 11 juveniles in Georgia as part of a nationwide child sex trafficking sting operation. The director who oversaw the Center for Disease Control and Prevention...Show More Summary

FBI Snares 281 Pimps, Rescues 168 Children in Nationwide Sex-Trafficking Sting

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) rescued 168 child victims of sex-trafficking and arrested 281 suspected pimps in its annual countrywide sex-trafficking crackdown last week. Operation Cross Country was carried out in 106 U.S. Show More Summary

Americans Leave Home to Wage Jihad for ISIS

In the past few months, as many as 15 Somali-American men have left the Minneapolis-St. Paul area in order to join radical jihadist insurgents in Syria, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. One of the Minnesota residents...Show More Summary

FBI Arrests Two Austin Men on Terrorism Charges

AUSTIN, Texas—This week, after a joint investigation between federal agencies, military intelligence, and local Central Texas law enforcement, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested two Central Texas men on terrorism charges. Show More Summary

FBI, NYPD form task force to go after cyber criminals

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the New York Police Department plan to use an anti-terrorism task force model that helped hunt down the Times Square bomber to go after computer hackers and... To view the full story, click the title link.

Shocker: Sontag FBI File Contains Comic Sans

last monthArts : Hyperallergic

The Freedom of Information Act request-processing website MuckRock has obtained and published Susan Sontag's Federal Bureau of Investigation file. The document comprises 73 pages of letters and memoranda dating from 1968 through 1972,...Show More Summary

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Washington, D.C., circa 1932. "Federal Bureau of Investigation. Filing fingerprints and mugshots." Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative. View full size.

FBI Opens Criminal Probe of VA’s Scheduling Practices

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has opened a criminal probe into allegedly misleading scheduling practices at the Department of Veterans Affairs that may have cloaked how long it actually took for veterans to see a doctor.

FBI Returns Taxpayer Information It Got From IRS

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has returned a large database of taxpayer information it received from the Internal Revenue Service, amid an investigation into possible political targeting of conservative groups, the FBI's director said on Wednesday.

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