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  • Latest Crime Statistics Released
    The Crime in the United States, 2015 report reveals an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime when compared to 2014 data.
    - 1 day ago, 26 Sep 16, 6:45am -
  • Documentary Screening Stresses Opioid Addiction Dangers
    Director James Comey participated in a panel discussion on opioid addiction following the screening of the documentary 'Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict' at Georgetown University.
    - 4 days ago, 23 Sep 16, 3:00pm -
  • FBI Takes Lead Role in Training Nation’s Public Safety Bomb Technicians
    After a 45-year partnership with the U.S. Army, the FBI formally accepted primary responsibility for the Hazardous Devices School at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Alabama.
    - 5 days ago, 22 Sep 16, 1:52pm -
  • Report from Thailand, Part 2
    Generals from the Royal Thai Police gathered recently for FBI training, underscoring the country's efforts to address child victims of trafficking and sexual exploitation.
    - 7 days ago, 20 Sep 16, 8:08am -
  • Report from Thailand, Part 1
    The FBI and other U.S. agencies are working with the Royal Thai Police to fight human trafficking in Thailand and to focus more attention on victims.
    - 11 days ago, 16 Sep 16, 12:00pm -
  • Guatemalan Migrants Exploited in Forced Labor Scheme
    Two people were sentenced for their roles in a human trafficking scheme in which victims were forced to work on egg farms and live in deplorable conditions.
    - 13 days ago, 14 Sep 16, 8:25am -
  • Remembering 9/11
    The FBI joins the nation in remembering and honoring the victims of the 9/11 terror attacks, which occurred 15 years ago this month.
    - 18 days ago, 9 Sep 16, 9:30am -
  • High School Students Get Inside Look at FBI Careers
    The Future Agents in Training program provides a hands-on approach to educating high school juniors and seniors on FBI operations.
    - 21 days ago, 6 Sep 16, 11:00am -
  • Chicago Cold Case: Seeking Justice for a Murdered Teenager
    Eleven years ago this month, 13-year-old Alexandra Anaya's body was discovered in a Chicago river, and the FBI is asking for the public's help to solve the case.
    - 27 days ago, 31 Aug 16, 11:02am -
  • A Look Back at the 1991 Talladega Prison Riot
    A riot at a federal prison in Talladega, Alabama 25 years ago this month provides a look back at the FBI's early crisis response capabilities.
    - 29 days ago, 29 Aug 16, 9:00am -
  • Take the FBI's Safe Online Surfing Internet Challenge
    The initiative promotes cyber citizenship by teaching students how to recognize and respond to online dangers through a series of interactive activities.
    - 32 days ago, 26 Aug 16, 10:00am -
  • Alleged Child Abuser Apprehended After 23 Years on the Run
    Boston-area resident John Hartin was on the run for more than two decades for alleged child abuse against two young boys in 1993.
    - 35 days ago, 23 Aug 16, 12:00pm -
  • FBI Releases New Bank Robbers Mobile App
    The FBI launched a mobile version of its Bank Robbers website to make it easier for smartphone users to view photos and information about bank robberies.
    - 39 days ago, 19 Aug 16, 9:00am -
  • Cadre of Special Agent Candidates Gathers in D.C.
    Hundreds of aspiring special agents gathered in Washington, D.C. at a recruitment event for qualified candidates of diverse racial and ethnic backgrounds.
    - 40 days ago, 18 Aug 16, 3:33pm -
  • Murder for Hire
    Chris Guy Mannino, a former chiropractor and gun and explosives dealer who lived in Alaska, had scores to settle—and murder was how he planned to settle them.
    - 41 days ago, 17 Aug 16, 10:57am -

White Collar Crime Prof Blog

  • newMovie "Sully" Reveals Different Perceptions of Investigators and Investigatees
    In the recently-released hit movie "Sully," about a pilot who landed a disabled US Airways plane on the Hudson River after its engines hit a flock of geese shortly after taking off from LaGuardia Airport, the film's heroes, Capt. Chesley...
    - 16 hours ago, 26 Sep 16, 8:18pm -
  • Some Additional Thoughts on the McDonnell Decision
    I agree with my colleague Prof. Podgor that DOJ made the "right decision" to drop the prosecution of former Virginia governor Robert McDonnell. Under the narrow definition of "official act" given by the Supreme Court a re-prosecution was doomed. I...
    - 15 days ago, 12 Sep 16, 9:06pm -
  • Declining to Re-Prosecute McDonnell - The Right Decision
    As noted here by Solomon Wisenberg, DOJ moved to remand the case against Robert F. McDonnell to the district court in order to dismiss the indictment with prejudice. Many in the media have reported about this dismissal (e.g., Washington Post...
    - 19 days ago, 8 Sep 16, 11:11pm -
  • Breaking News: DOJ Abandons McDonnell Prosecution Efforts
    It's now official. Former Virginia Governor Robert McDonnell and his wife Maureen will not be retried and all charges are to be dropped. The Washington Post has the story here. It is unclear whether Main Justice overruled the EDVA or...
    - 19 days ago, 8 Sep 16, 7:25pm -
  • U.S. v. Reddy Annappareddy: What The Judge Saw
    Finally, as promised, here is the U.S. v. Reddy Annappareddy 9-1-16 Motion to Dismiss Hearing Transcript. At the conclusion of that hearing Judge George Levi Russell dismissed the Indictment with prejudice. Judge Russell's rationale for his ruling ca…
    - 20 days ago, 7 Sep 16, 3:41pm -
  • Breaking News: U.S. v. Reddy Annappareddy Dismissed With Prejudice
    The case against Reddy Annappareddy is over. The Government's case has been dismissed with prejudice by U.S. District Court Judge George Russell because of a pattern of government misconduct that shocks the conscience. As soon as I obtain a copy...
    - 26 days ago, 1 Sep 16, 4:54pm -
  • U.S. v. Reddy Annappareddy: Decision Day Is Here
    As we write this post U.S. District Court Judge George Russell is holding a hearing on Defendant's Motion to Dismiss with prejudice. I have previously discussed this case here and here. The motion is bottomed on various alleged prosecutorial errors..…
    - 26 days ago, 1 Sep 16, 2:33pm -
  • A Criminal Law Focus to Begin the U.S. Supreme Court’s New Term - By Guest Blogger Rory K. Little
    Guest Blogger: Rory K. Little (Joseph W. Cotchett Professor of Law, U.C. Hastings College of Law) Almost all of the Court’s October arguments will be in criminal cases In a somewhat unprecedented calendaring wrinkle, the entire first week of oral..…
    - 27 days ago, 31 Aug 16, 5:18pm -
  • McDonnell Decision Gives Sheldon Silver Breathing Room
    The Supreme Court decision in McDonnell v United States, decided June 27, has given several politicians whose corruption convictions are on appeal both a cause for optimism and freedom on bail pending appeal. Last week SDNY District Judge Valerie Cap…
    - 28 days ago, 30 Aug 16, 8:54pm -
  • U.S. v. Reddy Annappareddy: Government Admits Destroying Evidence While New Trial Motion Is Pending
    Things are getting personal in U.S. v. Annappareddy. I posted here last week about this District of Maryland case in which the Government ultimately admitted to having presented false evidence to the trial jury, and grudgingly joined Defendant's new…
    - 29 days ago, 29 Aug 16, 6:46pm -

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