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FBI: White Collar Crime

  • Phishing the Famous
    A Georgia man who used phishing techniques to steal celebrities' credit card numbers and use them fraudulently has been sentenced to prison for his crimes.
    - 1 day ago, 15 Oct 19, 7:00am -
  • Leo James McClairen: An Unheralded Pioneer
    As the FBI’s first African-American special agent in the Deep South, Leo James McClairen served with distinction and paved the way for future generations of minority investigators and professional staff.
    - 6 days ago, 10 Oct 19, 3:19pm -
  • Samuel Little: Confessions of a Killer
    The FBI is seeking the public’s help in identifying some of the victims of Samuel Little, who has been confirmed as the nation’s most prolific serial killer after confessing to 93 murders between 1970 and 2005.
    - 10 days ago, 6 Oct 19, 11:00am -
  • The Need for Lawful Access
    FBI Director Christopher Wray joined officials at the Department of Justice in asking technology firms to work with law enforcement to find solutions that balance online privacy and security with the need to protect children and communities from harm…
    - 12 days ago, 4 Oct 19, 9:07am -
  • National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
    Held every October, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month is collaborative effort between government and industry to ensure every American has the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online.
    - 15 days ago, 1 Oct 19, 7:00am -
  • 2018 Crime Statistics Released
    According to the FBI's annual Crime in the United States report, both violent crime and property crime decreased in 2018 when compared to statistics from the previous year.
    - 16 days ago, 30 Sep 19, 7:00am -
  • Practiced and Prepared
    FBI Hostage Rescue Team trainees tested and honed their skills in a land, water, and air-based exercise alongside state and local partners in Charleston, South Carolina.
    - 19 days ago, 27 Sep 19, 8:00am -
  • Theft Leads to Foster Care Agency’s Closure
    FBI agents and forensic accountants found the leader of an Oregon foster care agency stole nearly $1 million while employees went without pay and children without basic necessities.
    - 22 days ago, 24 Sep 19, 4:00am -
  • The Killing Fields
    The FBI and local police are seeking clues in the unsolved murders of four women whose bodies were discovered in a remote wooded field in a small Texas town between Houston and Galveston.
    - 29 days ago, 18 Sep 19, 2:00am -
  • Fingerprint Technology Helps Solve Cold Case
    Advancements in fingerprint technology helped the FBI and state law enforcement partners find and bring to justice a man who kidnapped and sexually assaulted a young girl in Pennsylvania two decades ago.
    - 33 days ago, 13 Sep 19, 10:37am -
  • Remembering 9/11
    Eighteen years after the 9/11 attacks, a woman recalls her interaction with the FBI in the wake of her brother’s death on United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania. The FBI also continues to encourage 9/11 first responders to register for healt…
    - 35 days ago, 11 Sep 19, 9:10am -
  • Operation reWired
    The FBI worked with partner agencies domestically and in multiple countries around the world in a large-scale, coordinated effort to dismantle international business email compromise (BEC) schemes.
    - 36 days ago, 10 Sep 19, 10:53am -
  • Safe Online Surfing Challenge Opens
    The FBI’s Safe Online Surfing (SOS) Internet Challenge, which had record participation in 2018-2019, is reopening for the start of the new school year to help students navigate the web securely.
    - 41 days ago, 5 Sep 19, 11:03am -
  • Stop Sextortion
    The FBI’s Stop Sextortion campaign seeks to inform students of the crime so they know how to avoid risky situations online and to ask for help if they are being victimized.
    - 43 days ago, 3 Sep 19, 9:00am -
  • Stopping Public Corruption
    A Dallas city councilman who accepted bribes in exchange for his vote in support of school bus stop-arm cameras is among those who have been convicted and sentenced in connection with a public corruption scheme.
    - 48 days ago, 29 Aug 19, 9:56am -

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

  • More Varsity Blues - Privilege and Perspective
    So Felicity Huffman gets 14 days (see here and here) in the college admissions scandal. But there are problems with this - 14 days serves no real punishment purpose. It is not the prison time that will deter her in...
    - 32 days ago, 14 Sep 19, 4:05pm -
  • Second Circuit Limits McDonnell Decision in § 666 & FCPA Case
    The Second Circuit in United States v. Ng Lap Seng, affirmed a Southern District of NY decision following a trial with convictions for "paying and conspiring to pay bribes and gratuities to United Nations officials in violation of 18 U.S.C....
    - 63 days ago, 14 Aug 19, 3:00pm -
  • Obstruction of Justice Charge in ICE Related Case - Old News?
    Back in April 2019, the US Attorney's Office in Massachusetts charged a Massachusetts District Court Judge and a court officer alleging two counts of aiding and abetting in obstruction of justice and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice. The..…
    - 64 days ago, 13 Aug 19, 3:01pm -
  • K & L Gates Podcast - Congressional Investigations 101: To Comply or Not to Comply
    Check out K & L's Podcast - Congressional Investigations 101: To Comply or Not to Comply starring Andrew M. Wright & Nancy Iheanacho. (esp)
    - 82 days ago, 27 Jul 19, 12:50am -
  • Mueller - Investigation Was Not Stopped
    Special Counsel Mueller answered part of the question I have wondered about - In answer to this question he stated - Question: "At any time in the investigation, was your investigation curtailed or stopped or hindered?" Answer: "No." (Question by...
    - 84 days ago, 25 Jul 19, 1:59am -
  • My Mueller Questions
    The media is discussing all the questions they would like asked of Special Counsel Mueller in tomorrow's hearings. And although many are good questions, it is unlikely that he will answer most of them. But there is an important avenue...
    - 85 days ago, 23 Jul 19, 7:38pm -
  • The Third Global White Collar Crime Institute
    Guest Blogger - Dmitriy Kamensky The American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section Global White Collar Crime Institute convened in Prague, Czech Republic, in June 2019 to examine some to the most pressing issues in the field. The synergy and inte…
    - 86 days ago, 23 Jul 19, 12:55am -
  • New DOJ Guidance on Evaluating Corporate Compliance in Criminal Antitrust Investigations
    The DOJ Antitrust Division issued a new guidance memo on Compliance Programs in Criminal Antitrust Investigations (see here). Providing transparency to the evaluation process of corporate compliance is a smart move as companies will now know what is…
    - 92 days ago, 16 Jul 19, 2:11pm -
  • Jeffrey Epstein: The Unanswered Questions
    Who in DOJ made the ultimate decision to drop the proposed felony indictment of Jeffrey Epstein and to cap the Non-Prosecution Agreement ("NPA") sentence at two years--later reduced to 18 months? The 6-2-17 affidavit of AUSA Ann Marie Villafaña, the…
    - 95 days ago, 13 Jul 19, 6:15pm -
  • Jeffrey Epstein: Key Documents
    Here are some important documents related to Jeffrey Epstein's legal issues. Hopefully they can help people make informed judgements about his federal criminal case. Here is the Non-Prosecution Agreement ("NPA") from 2007. Epstein-NPA Here is the cur…
    - 99 days ago, 9 Jul 19, 8:25pm -

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