Federal Bureau of Investigation

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Ex-FBI Agent Missing in Iran was on a Rogue CIA Op

An American man who disappeared in Iran more than six years ago had been working for the CIA in what U.S. intelligence officials describe as a rogue operation that led to a major shake-up in the spy agency. Robert Levinson, a retired FBI agent, traveled to the Iranian island of Kish in March 2007 to investigate corruption at a time when he was discussing the renewal of a CIA contract […]

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FBI Stonewalling IRS Targeting Investigation

The House’s chief investigator says the FBI is stonewalling his inquiry into whether the agency and the Internal Revenue Service targeted conservative group True the Vote for special scrutiny, and Rep. Darrell E. Issa is now threatening subpoenas to pry loose the information from FBI Director James B. Comey Jr. Mr. Issa, California Republican, and Rep. Jim Jordan, Ohio Republican, are leading the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee’s IRS […]

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FBI releases Video of Navy Yard Shooting

WASHINGTON—Today, law enforcement officials shared findings to date of the investigation into the shootings that occurred at the Washington Navy Yard on Monday, September 16, 2013. The developments were announced by Valerie Parlave, Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI’s Washington Field Office; Cathy L. Lanier, Chief of the Metropolitan Police Department; Michael Monroe, Special Agent in Charge of the Washington Field Office of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service; Ronald […]

FBI Still hasn’t interviewed any victims of IRS targeting

FBI Still hasn’t interviewed any victims of IRS targeting

President Obama said that IRS targeting was unacceptable and he would get to the bottom of the issue.  Getting to the “bottom” must mean putting the FBI investigation of IRS Targeting on the bottom of the pile. On Wednesday’s edition of Fox News’ “Special Report,” the lack of progress being made in the Federal Bureau of Investigation investigation into the Internal Revenue Service‘s targeting of conservative groups took center stage. It has […]

FBI under pressure to explain using Drones use in U.S.

FBI under pressure to explain using Drones use in U.S.

I am thinking that if Drones have been deployed in U.S. Airspace, one can come assume that U.S. Persons where in their sights. As President Obama nominates a new FBI director, the bureau is coming under rising pressure from lawmakers to explain the limits of its recently disclosed drone fleet. Civil liberties-minded senators on both sides of the aisle have fired off sharply worded letters and statements in recent days […]