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Jan 05, 2011 10:00 PM

Virginia Man Indicted for Making Threats Against Metrorail System Via Facebook

Awais Younis, of Arlington, Virginia, was indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly threatening to bomb the Metro in statements he made on Facebook.

Virginia Man Indicted for Making Threats Against Metrorail System Via Facebook

Awais Younis, of Arlington, Virginia, was indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly threatening to bomb the Metro in statements he made on Facebook.

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Jan 05, 2011 09:25 PM

White Supremacist Convicted of Soliciting Violence Against Jury Foreman

Self-proclaimed white supremacist William A. White was convicted by a federal jury in Chicago, Illinois of soliciting violence against the foreman of a federal jury in Chicago that convicted another ...

White Supremacist Convicted of Soliciting Violence Against Jury Foreman 

Self-proclaimed white supremacist William A. White was convicted by a federal jury in Chicago, Illinois of soliciting violence against the foreman of a federal jury in Chicago that convicted another white supremacist, Matthew Hale, in 2004.

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Jan 05, 2011 07:15 PM

Search Continues for Fugitive Bulger

The FBI continues its search for fugitive James J. Bulger, who is wanted for multiple murders in the 1970s and 1980s. He's been a fugitive for 16 years and remains on the FBI Ten Most Wanted List. ...

Search Continues for Fugitive Bulger

The FBI continues its search for fugitive James “Whitey” Bulger, who is wanted for multiple murders in the 1970s and 1980s. He’s been a fugitive for 16 years and remains on our Ten Most Wanted List. Special Agent Richard Teahan, coordinator of the Bulger Task Force in Boston, told local media outlets that sightings and tips continue to roll in.

Jan 05, 2011 04:45 PM

Orange County RCFL Opens for Business

FBI Director Robert S. Mueller, III, along with local area law enforcement officials, today opened the Orange County Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory (OCRCFL) in a ribbon-cutting ceremony in ...

Orange County RCFL Opens for Business

FBI Director Robert S. Mueller, III, along with local area law enforcement officials, today opened the Orange County Regional Computer Forensics Laboratory (OCRCFL) in a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Santa Ana, California. The OCRCFL is part of the RCFL program, a national network of FBI-sponsored, full-service forensics laboratories and training centers devoted entirely to the examination of digital evidence in support of federal, state, and local criminal and terrorism investigations.

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Jan 04, 2011 07:35 PM

Hijacker of Pan Am Flight 281 Sentenced

Luis Armando Pena Soltren was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for his participation in the November 24, 1968, hijacking of Puerto Rico-bound Pan American flight 281 to Havana, Cuba. After ...

Hijacker of Pan Am Flight in 1968 Sentenced to 15 Years

Luis Armando Pena Soltren was sentenced today to 15 years in prison for his participation in the November 24, 1968, hijacking of Puerto Rico-bound Pan American flight 281 to Havana, Cuba. After almost 41 years as a fugitive, Soltren, 67, voluntarily returned to the U.S in 2009 and surrendered to federal authorities.

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Jan 04, 2011 12:35 AM

Housing Authority Director Pleads Guilty to Bribery

George R. Robinson, 61, of Bel Air, Maryland, pleaded guilty today to bribery of a public official. According to a statement of facts, Robinson asked a contractor for a kickback of $1,200 from the ...

Housing Authority Director Pleads Guilty to Bribery

George R. Robinson, 61, of Bel Air, Maryland, pleaded guilty today to bribery of a public official. According to a statement of facts, Robinson asked a contractor for a kickback of $1,200 from the $4,000 set aside for a project, which Robinson subsequently awarded to the contractor. While counting the money Robinson made light of the fact that the contractor had shorted him by $100 on a prior occasion.

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Jan 04, 2011 12:20 AM

Former Wealth Manager Pleads Guilty

A former principal of a wealth management firm pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to causing the Hillary Clinton for President Committee unwittingly to submit ...

Former Wealth Manager Pleads Guilty to Causing Presidential Election Campaign to Provide False Statements in 2008

A former principal of a wealth management firm pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia to causing the Hillary Clinton for President Committee unwittingly to submit false statements to the Federal Election Commission.

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Former Wealth Manager Pleads Guilty to Causing a Presidential Campaign Committee to Submit False Statements to the Federal Election Commission

Jan 03, 2011 06:35 PM

'Dapper Bandit' Arrested for Bank Robberies

The FBI and San Diego Police Department announced the arrest of a 41-year-old Fresno, California, man in connection with the "Dapper Bandit” bank robbery investigation. John Richard Martinez was ...

dapper bandit'Dapper Bandit' Arrested for Bank Robberies

The FBI and San Diego Police Department announced the arrest of a 41-year-old Fresno, California, man in connection with the "Dapper Bandit” bank robbery investigation.

John Richard Martinez was booked on December 31 for two bank robberies, but the "Dapper Bandit" investigation involves at least six more bank robbery investigations since last November.

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Jan 01, 2011 03:00 PM

New York Office Works Around the Clock on New Year’s Eve

Long before the ball dropped last night and well before the crowds began to gather to ring in the New Year in Times Square, members of the FBI’s New York Office were working around the clock to ...

New York Office Works Around the Clock on New Year’s Eve

Times SquareLong before the ball dropped last night and well before the crowds began to gather to ring in the New Year in Times Square, members of the FBI’s New York Office were working around the clock to ensure it really was a happy New Year’s Eve. The New York FBI deployed hundreds of personnel including agents, analysts, and professional staff representing squads across the entire office to assist with security efforts.

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Dec 30, 2010 09:25 PM

Superseding Indictment Against Arizona Fugitives

A federal grand jury in Albuquerque returned a superseding indictment charging Arizona fugitives John Charles McCluskey, 45, and Tracy Allen Province, 42, and their accomplice Casslyn Mae Welch, 44, ...

Superseding Indictment Against Arizona Fugitives

A federal grand jury in Albuquerque returned a superseding indictment charging Arizona fugitives John Charles McCluskey, 45, and Tracy Allen Province, 42, and their accomplice Casslyn Mae Welch, 44, with the August 2, 2010 carjacking and murder of Gary and Linda Haas of Oklahoma. According to the criminal complaint against them, the three suspects carjacked the couple along with their camping trailer in New Mexico, shot and killed them, and then burned their bodies in the trailer.The Notice of Special Findings in the superseding indictment alleges, among other things, that the defendants intentionally killed Gary and Linda Haas, and preserves prosecutors' ability to seek the death penalty.

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