In its ninth year, Operation Cross Country, the nationwide law enforcement operation in which the FBI, federal, state, and local law enforcement agencies and the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC) team up to recover sexually exploited children and go after pimps and other individuals.
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The Department of Justice filed a forfeiture last week to seize $540 million in assets, including a Picasso painting given to Leonardo DiCaprio, they say were purchased with stolen money from the Malaysian development fund, 1MDB.
The longest-serving head of the Justice Department’s National Security Division, Assistant Attorney General John Carlin, will step down next month.
As Hillary Clinton inches closer to the Democratic presidential nomination, the Federal Bureau of Investigation inches closer to a decision whether to file criminal charges in their investigation of Clinton’s use of a private email server as Secretary of State.
The Justice Department will award $20 million to law enforcement agencies around the U.S. to establish or improve their use of body cameras.
One of the world’s largest fertilizer manufacturers, Mosaic Fertilizer LLC, has reached a settlement with the Justice Department and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to ensure the proper treatment, storage, and disposal of an estimated 60 billion pounds hazardous materials at six Mosaic facilities in Florida and two in Louisiana.
If sanctuary cities continue not to cooperate with the Department of Justice’s crackdown on undocumented immigrants, Attorney General Jeff Sessions said these cities will no longer receive federal grants.
A Special Agent at the Department of Justice’s Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms filed an Individual Right of Action appeal with the Merit Systems Protection Board, alleging that his supervisors retaliated against him after he disclosed his suspicion that another agent had improperly shot at a fleeing suspect, provided an inaccurate report of the shooting incident, and had committed perjury during the subsequent criminal trial.
The 5th Annual Charity Walk/Run in honor of Public Service Recognition Week will be Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Twin brothers from Springfield, VA were sentenced Friday for multiple offenses, including conspiracy to commit wire fraud, conspiracy to access a protected computer, and conspiracy to access a government computer without authorization.
A small team of gun enthusiasts is striving to change firearm technology. The players behind this movement to create user-authenticated firearms, or so-called smart guns that only fire in the hands of approved users, are blocked at every turn.
Lawmakers and watchdogs are concerned the Justice Department cannot adequately track its spending on contracts, its staffing deficiencies, and its use of unreliable tech equipment.