After the news yesterday that the Internal Revenue Service reportedly suspects Russian identity thieves were behind a breach that allowed thieves to access information for approximately 100,000 taxpayers, the Federal Bureau of Investigation...Show More Summary
British reporter Andrew Jennings claimed Thursday that crucial documents he had given to the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) triggered the arrests of FIFA senior officials involved in a corruption scandal.
A Justice Department inspector general’s report shows that for seven years the Federal Bureau of Investigation violated statutory law designed to restrict the agency’s surveillance power. During this period, the agency sought individuals’...Show More Summary
The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) tallied 269,422 complaints in 2014, totaling $800,492,073 in losses, according to a new report. The center has received 3,175,611 complaints since its establishment in May 2000. The losses compiled in 2014 are likely much lower than actual internet crime losses. Show More Summary
A security researcher hijacked an airplane's engines after hacking its in-flight entertainment systems, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Chris Roberts, a well-known US security researcher, told FBI agents in February...Show More Summary
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) will investigate the damaged windshield of the Amtrak train that crashed in Philadelphia to determine if it was hit by an external projectile before the train derailed, the US National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said at a press briefing.
A Texas man who claimed to have traveled to Syria to fight with the Free Syrian Army was arrested Thursday on charges that he lied to Federal Bureau of Investigation agents about pledging allegiance to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the leader of the terrorist group ISIS as reported by NBC News. Show More Summary
As the Federal Bureau of Investigation increasingly uses automated license-plate readers in field operations, at least one official inside the agency raised concerns about potential privacy intrusions. Continue reading FBI official raised...Show More Summary
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has upped its internet surveillance of Muslim-Americans under the pretext of preventing potential homegrown terrorism, Arab-American Political Action Committee (AAPAC) founder Osama Siblani told Sputnik.
The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has emerged as the federal government's chief watchdog of debt collectors, by fielding, investigating and responding to thousands of complaints from consumers with stories about getting hounded about debts they say they don't owe. Show More Summary
New investigation reveals agency’s actions amounted to ‘substantial non-compliance’ with its own rules By Nadia Prupis The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) broke its own internal rules when it spied on Keystone XL opponents in Texas, violating guidelines designed to prevent the agency from becoming overly involved in complex political issues, a new report by...
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has violated its own guidelines by spying on anti-Keystone pipeline activists, failing to obtain approval before opening files on campaigners, the Guardian reported Tuesday, citing the agency’s internal documents.
The number of U.S. law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty last year nearly doubled from 2013, the Federal Bureau of Investigation said in a report on Monday. Forty-nine were accidentally killed in 2013, the FBI said. AnShow More Summary
When James A. Baker, the Federal Bureau of Investigation's newly appointed general counsel, met for dinner with Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt a couple of months ago, the topic of national security and government surveillance came up. Show More Summary
A cyber attack was launched to steal files from the Department of Energy. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) conducted an undercover investigation on a former U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NEC) and U.S. Department of Energy employee, Charles Harvey Eccleston. Show More Summary
The Federal Bureau of Investigations sent a bulletin to the Garland police three hours before the cartoon contest warning them that Elton Simpson, one of the men who carried out the attack, might show up at the event.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation sent a warning to Garland, Texas, police to be on the lookout for one of the men who opened fired on a cartoon contest Sunday, FBI Director James Comey said Thursday. The bureau sent Garland police...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation warned police in Garland, Texas, about three hours before a shooting at an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that a gunman who launched a failed attack was interested in the event, FBI Director James Comey said on Thursday. Show More Summary
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) admitted the use of special aircraft to assist in providing high-altitude observation of potential criminal activity to enable rapid response by police officers on the ground in Baltimore...
The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) confirmed that there are active investigations in Arizona focused on ISIL supporters and associated home grown violent extremists.