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#FBI

# fbi - Sunday 8 March, 2015

A poor Irish kid turned out to be one of America’s most famous bank robbers
# Slick Willie
# Slick Willie

A poor Irish kid turned out to be one of America’s most famous bank robbers

Mar 8th 2015, 9:15 AM 23,265 Views 24 Comments

One victim said his robberies were like being at the movies, except the usher had a gun.

# fbi - Wednesday 7 January, 2015

North Korea made a schoolboy error when they hacked Sony, says FBI
# HIDE MY IP
# HIDE MY IP

North Korea made a schoolboy error when they hacked Sony, says FBI

Jan 7th 2015, 10:30 PM 30,029 Views 51 Comments

The FBI says they “got sloppy” and sometimes didn’t block their IP addresses.

# fbi - Friday 19 December, 2014

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack
# The Interview
# The Interview

Obama: 'We will respond' to North Korea hack

Dec 19th 2014, 10:52 PM 26,156 Views 102 Comments

Sony said it still plans to release The Interview… but in a different format.

# fbi - Tuesday 2 December, 2014

Sony hack causes FBI to issue major malware warning
# Caution
# Caution

Sony hack causes FBI to issue major malware warning

Dec 2nd 2014, 10:38 AM 8,053 Views 14 Comments

The five-page warning was issued to US businesses and said that such malware could override all data on hard drives, making it difficult, if not impossible, to recover.

# fbi - Saturday 22 November, 2014

'I don't want my son's death to be in vain'
# Michael Brown
# Michael Brown

'I don't want my son's death to be in vain'

Nov 22nd 2014, 12:53 PM 18,832 Views 66 Comments

Tensions are high ahead of the grand jury ruling on the death of Michael Brown.

# fbi - Wednesday 19 November, 2014

Another twist as FBI protection offered to Qatar World Cup 2022 whistleblower
# WC 2022
From The42
# WC 2022

Another twist as FBI protection offered to Qatar World Cup 2022 whistleblower

Nov 19th 2014, 9:53 PM 17,565 Views 13 Comments

‘It has cost me emotionally — I know for a fact I will be looking over my shoulder for the rest of my life’.

# fbi - Tuesday 28 October, 2014

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI
# Court
# Court

Friend of Boston bombing suspect convicted of lying to FBI

Oct 28th 2014, 9:35 PM 12,294 Views 16 Comments

Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying.

# fbi - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Three teen girls suspected of trying to join IS stopped at German airport
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

Three teen girls suspected of trying to join IS stopped at German airport

Oct 22nd 2014, 8:52 PM 25,768 Views 78 Comments

The three Colorado girls were heading for Turkey.

# fbi - Wednesday 8 October, 2014

Twitter sues the US government over right to disclose surveillance orders
# Fightback
# Fightback

Twitter sues the US government over right to disclose surveillance orders

Oct 8th 2014, 11:17 AM 3,587 Views 4 Comments

The lawsuit concerns the restrictions placed on Twitter over its ability to disclose the exact number of requests made by the FBI and US Justice Department.

# fbi - Thursday 25 September, 2014

FBI thinks it has identified this Islamic State hostage killer
# Masked Man
# Masked Man

FBI thinks it has identified this Islamic State hostage killer

Sep 25th 2014, 10:00 PM 17,921 Views 70 Comments

The head of the FBI won’t be telling us who they think the person is.

# fbi - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

FBI probes massive celebrity photo leak
# Hacked
# Hacked

FBI probes massive celebrity photo leak

Sep 2nd 2014, 8:25 AM 25,421 Views 73 Comments

Apple is also investigating the leak but it has been suggested that the pictures were collated from multiple sources.

# fbi - Monday 21 July, 2014

FBI "may have created terrorists out of law-abiding individuals", says rights report
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

FBI "may have created terrorists out of law-abiding individuals", says rights report

Jul 21st 2014, 5:02 PM 10,576 Views 18 Comments

HRW and Columbia Law School report says US law enforcement effectively participated in developing terrorism plots for prosecution.

# fbi - Friday 18 July, 2014

Shootouts and police chases: The FBI is worried about Google's driverless cars...
# Look No Hands
# Look No Hands

Shootouts and police chases: The FBI is worried about Google's driverless cars...

Jul 18th 2014, 3:18 PM 7,793 Views 20 Comments

The FBI’s Intelligence Directorate says Google’s project opens up “ways for a car to be more of a potential lethal weapon”.

# fbi - Friday 27 June, 2014

Man finds out live on-air that his son, missing for 11 days, was found alive...in his own basement
# What?
# What?

Man finds out live on-air that his son, missing for 11 days, was found alive...in his own basement

Jun 27th 2014, 3:04 PM 40,736 Views 57 Comments

The 12-year-old boy was found behind a makeshift barricade of boxes.

# fbi - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

FBI rescue 168 children from child sex trafficking and arrest 281 pimps
# Sex Trafficking
# Sex Trafficking

FBI rescue 168 children from child sex trafficking and arrest 281 pimps

Jun 24th 2014, 11:54 AM 9,295 Views 9 Comments

The arrests were part of a week-long enforcement by the FBI.

# fbi - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

6 of the most ridiculous entries in the FBI's dictionary of internet slang
# LOL
From The Daily Edge
# LOL

6 of the most ridiculous entries in the FBI's dictionary of internet slang

Jun 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 6,037 Views 2 Comments

FMTKFYTFO.

# fbi - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Phil Mickelson comes out swinging after FBI insider trading probe
# The Heat Is On
From The42
# The Heat Is On

Phil Mickelson comes out swinging after FBI insider trading probe

Jun 1st 2014, 12:01 PM 6,735 Views 0 Comments

‘I’ve done nothing wrong. I’m not going to walk around any other way’ said Lefty.

# fbi - Saturday 31 May, 2014

Phil Mickelson investigated for insider trading by the FBI - reports
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

Phil Mickelson investigated for insider trading by the FBI - reports

May 31st 2014, 11:40 AM 15,980 Views 0 Comments

The golfer and a professional gambler are also being probed by the SEC.

# fbi - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

The FBI is having problems hiring hackers who don't smoke weed
# High-fi
# High-fi

The FBI is having problems hiring hackers who don't smoke weed

May 21st 2014, 8:00 PM 16,373 Views 35 Comments

The agency is considering loosening the policy which prevents it from hiring anyone who has smoked marijuana in the previous three years.

# fbi - Friday 25 April, 2014

London school says 50 - 60 students were abused by US teacher
# William Vahey
# William Vahey

London school says 50 - 60 students were abused by US teacher

Apr 25th 2014, 8:25 AM 11,163 Views 9 Comments

William James Vahey took his own life earlier this year. Staff at the school are “upset, angry and betrayed”.

# fbi - Thursday 24 April, 2014

International search for child molester's victims who might not know they were abused
# William James Vahey
# William James Vahey

International search for child molester's victims who might not know they were abused

Apr 24th 2014, 9:44 AM 17,140 Views 20 Comments

Vahey worked at 10 American and international schools. He took his own life in March, days after agents filed a warrant for a computer drive he owned.

# fbi - Saturday 19 April, 2014

The Waco siege ended on this day 21 years ago, leaving 79 dead
# Anniversary
# Anniversary

The Waco siege ended on this day 21 years ago, leaving 79 dead

Apr 19th 2014, 8:45 AM 10,172 Views 29 Comments

The Branch Davidians was a sect that separated from the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 1955 and were led by David Koresh .

# fbi - Thursday 10 April, 2014

FBI adds 'family annihilator' to Ten Most Wanted list
# Cold Case
# Cold Case

FBI adds 'family annihilator' to Ten Most Wanted list

Apr 10th 2014, 6:44 PM 22,621 Views 17 Comments

Investigators say the man brutally murdered his wife, mother and three sons at their home in Maryland almost 40 years ago.

# fbi - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

Child pornography ring used social networks to lure 251 victims
# Operation Round Table
# Operation Round Table

Child pornography ring used social networks to lure 251 victims

Mar 19th 2014, 7:28 AM 11,849 Views 17 Comments

There were more than 27,000 subscribers to the website.

# fbi - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Timeline: The hunt for the mystery Malaysia Airlines flight
# Missing
# Missing

Timeline: The hunt for the mystery Malaysia Airlines flight

Mar 15th 2014, 7:10 AM 34,878 Views 59 Comments

The search enters its eighth day today and authorities now say the plane’s disappearance was ‘deliberate’.

# fbi - Friday 24 January, 2014

Mobster (78) charged with 'Goodfellas' airport heist after being caught on a wire
# Mafia
# Mafia

Mobster (78) charged with 'Goodfellas' airport heist after being caught on a wire

Jan 24th 2014, 3:27 PM 16,875 Views 24 Comments

Vincent Asaro was caught on tape complaining that he was cheated by Jimmy “The Gent” Burke, later portrayed by Robert DeNiro.

# fbi - Sunday 3 November, 2013

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents
# LAX Shooting
# LAX Shooting

LAX gunman charged, carried note saying he planned to kill 'multiple' agents

Nov 3rd 2013, 12:00 PM 8,715 Views 19 Comments

A prosecutor yesterday told how Paul Ciancia allegedly opened fire at “point-blank range” on Gerardo Hernandez, the first TSA agent killed since the office was created

# fbi - Saturday 26 October, 2013

FBI investigate shooting of 13-year-old by sheriff's deputy
# USA
# USA

FBI investigate shooting of 13-year-old by sheriff's deputy

Oct 26th 2013, 2:19 PM 11,506 Views 105 Comments

Police say the dead boy was carrying a pellet gun “that looked like an AK-47 assault rifle”.

# fbi - Saturday 19 October, 2013

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes
# FBI
# FBI

FBI investigating rise in lasers targeting commercial airplanes

Oct 19th 2013, 6:14 PM 20,478 Views 32 Comments

This follows two incidents on Tuesday in which lasers were pointed at the cockpits of planes.

# fbi - Friday 11 October, 2013

California man arrested in al-Qaeda terrorism investigation
# USA
# USA

California man arrested in al-Qaeda terrorism investigation

Oct 11th 2013, 10:45 PM 4,750 Views 4 Comments

Sinh Vinh Ngo Nguyen was arrested while waiting to board a bus to Mexico.

# fbi - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Ex-FBI agent pleads guilty to leaking details of Al Qaeda plot to Associated Press
# Leaks
# Leaks

Ex-FBI agent pleads guilty to leaking details of Al Qaeda plot to Associated Press

Sep 24th 2013, 8:31 AM 3,751 Views 9 Comments

The ex-agent, Donald Sachtleben, “willfully disclosed … national defence information to a person not authorised to receive it” the Justice Department said last night.

# fbi - Tuesday 17 September, 2013

Aaron Alexis entered Navy Yard with a shotgun
# Massacre
# Massacre

Aaron Alexis entered Navy Yard with a shotgun

Sep 17th 2013, 8:39 PM 5,192 Views 18 Comments

The FBI has released more information about the Washington DC shooting.

# fbi - Monday 16 September, 2013

Washington Navy Yard shooter was former serviceman, police confirm
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

Washington Navy Yard shooter was former serviceman, police confirm

Sep 16th 2013, 11:07 PM 38,044 Views 143 Comments

Thirteen people, including gunman Aaron Alexis, were killed in today’s mass shooting at a Washington DC naval base.

# fbi - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Serious criminals will have DNA logged on international database
# DNA Database
# DNA Database

Serious criminals will have DNA logged on international database

Sep 11th 2013, 10:45 PM 6,060 Views 44 Comments

The Minister for Justice published the Criminal Justice (Forensic Evidence and DNA Database System) Bill 2013 today that will force criminals to give DNA samples.

# fbi - Sunday 1 September, 2013

FBI to keep closer eye on Syrians living in the US
# Surveillance
# Surveillance

FBI to keep closer eye on Syrians living in the US

Sep 1st 2013, 8:08 AM 4,817 Views 62 Comments

The New York Times reports the sharpened scrutiny, citing current US officials.

# fbi - Monday 12 August, 2013

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders
# Verdict
# Verdict

"Justice has been served" - Boston mobster 'Whitey' Bulger found guilty of 11 murders

Aug 12th 2013, 7:15 PM 12,873 Views 82 Comments

The 83-year-old refused to take the stand in his own defence in what was one of the most dramatic criminal underworld trials in the US in recent years.

# fbi - Monday 29 July, 2013

FBI busts underage prostitution ring saving 105 children, arresting 150 pimps
# United States
# United States

FBI busts underage prostitution ring saving 105 children, arresting 150 pimps

Jul 29th 2013, 6:49 PM 14,605 Views 27 Comments

Most of the freed youths are young teenagers aged 13 to 16, said Ronald Hosko, assistant director of the FBI’s Criminal Investigative Division.

# fbi - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

'Whitey' Bulger's former protégé offers grisly testimony at mobster's trial
# Boston
# Boston

'Whitey' Bulger's former protégé offers grisly testimony at mobster's trial

Jul 9th 2013, 7:51 PM 11,176 Views 19 Comments

Kevin Weeks – who rose through the ranks of Bulger’s organisation – has detailed three killings he says the crime boss carried out personally in the 1980s.

# fbi - Monday 13 May, 2013

New Orleans: 19 confirmed injured following parade shooting
# New Orleans
# New Orleans

New Orleans: 19 confirmed injured following parade shooting

May 13th 2013, 8:57 AM 9,384 Views 28 Comments

Unknown gunmen opened fire during an early afternoon parade in New Orleans yesterday, injuring 17 adults and two 10-year-olds.

# fbi - Friday 3 May, 2013

FBI place first ever woman on 'most wanted' list
# Wanted
# Wanted

FBI place first ever woman on 'most wanted' list

May 3rd 2013, 8:35 AM 22,309 Views 63 Comments

Joanne Chesimard, who fled to Cuba after being convicted of killing a state trooper in 1973, is the first woman ever to make the list.