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Prepaid Funeral Scam

A Ponzi-like prepaid funeral scheme victimized 97,000 people in more than 16 states.

Serial Killers, Part 4: Joseph Paul Franklin

Our continuing series looks at Joseph Paul Franklin, who went on a horrific spree in 1977.

A Conversation with Our Legal Attaché in Nairobi, Part 2

Our legal attaché in Nairobi discusses the attack on the Westgate shopping mall.

A Conversation with Our Legal Attaché in Nairobi, Part 1

Our legal attaché talks about partnerships with Kenyans and our work in the region.

Counterfeit Cosmetics, Fragrances Hazardous to Your Health

They may seem like a good deal, but knockoff products can put your health at risk.

The Year in Review, Part 2

A look back at 2013, from cyber crimes to espionage and multi-million-dollar fraud schemes.

The Year in Review, Part 1

The first part of our series looks back at some of 2013’s most significant terrorism cases.

Cautionary Tale of Online Romance and Revenge

The case of a Michigan man is a cautionary tale about online romance and revenge.

‘Serial Infector’ Gets 39 Years for Hepatitis C Outbreak

The case of a hospital worker who knowingly exposed patients to the hepatitis C virus.

Partnerships Pay Dividends at Copenhagen Legal Attaché

Our office in Denmark may seem remote, but its reach extends far beyond borders.

TEDAC Marks 10-Year Anniversary

It has been 10 years since the FBI established the Terrorist Explosive Device Analytical Center.

The Kidnapping of Frank Sinatra, Jr.

Fifty years ago, criminals engineered one of the most infamous kidnappings in U.S. history

Billion-Dollar Investment Fraud

To the fraudsters it seemed like the ultimate get. But the “victim” was an undercover FBI agent.

Attempted Extortion: Aspiring Actor’s New Role is Inmate

Vivek Shah was pursuing an acting career when he thought of a better way to make money.

NICS 15th Anniversary: Stats Show Success of Gun Background Check System

Our gun background check system has processed more than 177 million requests.

Annual Hate Crime Statistics Show Slight Decrease

Agencies last year reported 5,796 hate crime incidents involving 6,718 offenses.

The JFK Assassination: Former Agent Recalls Role in Investigation

A former FBI firearms and ballistics expert recalls his role in investigation 50 years ago.

Taking Stock: Corporate Execs Get Scammed

A company claiming to be an institutional lender to executives was running a classic Ponzi scheme.

Serial Killers, Part 3: Ted Bundy’s Campaign of Terror

The third installment of our series looks at Ted Bundy’s prolific reign of terror.

Public Corruption: Inside the Kwame Kilpatrick Case

The case of former Detroit mayor Kwame Kilpatrick, who stole from citizens he vowed to serve.