Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Tag: FBI

As Feds Investigate Andrew Gillum, Florida Passes...

The campaign of former gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum was subpoenaed in connection with the 2018 election. This as Gillum's election opponent,...

Man Charged With Cyber Threats Against Blacks,...

A Pennsylvania man created a digital image of himself pointing an AR-15 rifle at a group of praying Jewish men and posted...

FBI Unveils New Database on Police-Involved Shootings...

The Federal Bureau of Investigation says it has launched the "first ever" national database dedicated to collecting data on "police-involved shootings" and use-of-force incidents,...

FBI: Man Arrested After Trading His Car...

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia man who traded his car for an antitank rocket, guns and explosives in a plot to storm the White...

FBI Probe Into Tallahassee Corruption Ends with...

The FBI probe that loomed over Andrew Gillum throughout much of the 2018 Florida governor's election campaign has led to a 44-count indictment against...

FBI Says It Won’t Designate the Proud...

The FBI has reneged on labeling the Proud Boys an "extremist" group, contradicting recent law enforcement documents suggesting the agency had planned to stick...

FBI Database to Track Deadly Encounters With...

The federal government is launching a national database that will track when law enforcement officers use deadly force, providing more transparency about police shootings...

Prison Inmate’s Death After ‘Altercation with Correctional...

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The death of an inmate following an "altercation with correctional staff" at Western Illinois Correctional Center in May has been...

CNN Says Suspicious Package Received At Atlanta...

MIAMI (AP) — Bomb squads were called to a post office in Atlanta on Monday about a suspicious parcel sent to CNN, just hours...

Police Detains Cesar Sayoc In Florida In...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal authorities took a man into custody Friday in Florida in connection with the mail-bomb scare that earlier widened to 12...

Former FBI Agent Who Outed Bureau’s Racial...

A former Minnesota FBI agent was sentenced to prison on Thursday in Saint Paul's U.S. District Court after leaking classified information. 39-year-old Terry James Albury...

FBI: Baltimore Homicide Rate Topped U.S. Big...

BALTIMORE (AP) — New crime statistics released by the FBI place Baltimore's homicide rate last year well above that of any other large American...

Officials: 3 Killed in Shooting at Maryland...

ABERDEEN, Md. (AP) — Three people were killed Thursday morning in a shooting at a Rite Aid distribution center in northeast Maryland, officials said. A...

Judge Scolds FBI for Negligence In Dylann...

A South Carolina judge blasted the Federal Bureau of Investigation on Monday over what he called a series of "abysmally poor policy choices" that...

Federal Judge Finally Releases Man the FBI...

A Black man arrested and detained by the U.S. government in what is apparently the first attempted prosecution of a “Black Identity Extremist” was...

FBI Searches for Man Accused of Robbing...

The FBI Violent Crimes Task Force is asking for the public's help in locating a man suspected of robbing a Phoenix bank in a...

Ex-Boss of Waffle House Shooting Suspect Asked...

SALIDA, Colorado (AP) — The co-owner of a Colorado crane company where the suspect in a deadly weekend shooting at a Nashville restaurant once...

The Only Black FBI Agent In Minnesota...

Since its early days, the FBI has had a history of targeting Black communities and other communities of color. Someone from within the ranks...

COINTELPRO Continues As Documents Reveal FBI Surveillance...

As white supremacists commit acts of domestic terrorism and murder, the federal government is coming for Black Lives Matter. Specifically, the FBI has conducted...

Geek Squad May Have Worked With FBI...

When computers fall into disrepair, Best Buy's "Geek Squad" is usually the go to. However, a damning new report revealing close ties between the...

FBI Used ‘Professional Set-Up Artist’ to Target...

Lawyers for Maryland Sen. Nathaniel Oaks have accused federal authorities of hiring a crafty informant paid millions by the FBI to entrap the Baltimore...