Naval Espionage: Stopping a Dangerous Insider Threat
After 20 years of service, a U.S. sailor aimed to sell top secret information to the Russians.
The Gangs of Los Angeles, Part 4: The Homicide Library
Continuing series shows how we’re helping the LAPD create a digitized homicide library.
Historic Insider Trading Scheme
A portfolio manager was convicted in “the most lucrative insider trading scheme ever charged.”
Corruption in a San Diego Motor Vehicle Office
Corrupt DMV employees issued licenses for payments between $500 and $2,500.
The Gangs of Los Angeles, Part 3: Helping to Heal Communities
Part 3 in our series looks at how one initiative is helping heal communities affected by gangs.
The Gangs of Los Angeles, Part 2: Operation Save Our Streets
The second piece in our series looks at a gang homicide task force called Save Our Streets (SOS).
The Gangs of Los Angeles, Part 1
The first in a series of stories looks at the FBI’s innovative approach to a serious problem.
Protecting Aircraft from Lasers: New Program Offers Rewards for Information
New awareness campaign highlights the dangers of pointing lasers at aircraft in flight.
Serial Killers, Part 5: Wayne Williams and the Atlanta Child Murders
Ongoing series looks at FBI’s role investigating murder spree in Atlanta that began in 1979.
Four MS-13 Leaders Sentenced in Atlanta
Four MS-13 leaders were sentenced to life in prison for terrorizing the streets of Atlanta.
Byte Out of History: $10 Million Hack, 1994-Style
A Russian’s hacking of a U.S. bank in 1994 may have been the first online bank robbery.
SpyEye Malware Mastermind Pleads Guilty
Russian national whose SpyEye malware infected more than 1.4 million computers pleads guilty.
Byte Out of History: The Five-Decade Fugitive Chase
An escape from Leavenworth prison in 1910 led to one of the Bureau’s first investigations.
Fugitive Identity Thief Led Global Criminal Enterprise
How a Texas man bankrolled an extravagant lifestyle until authorities caught up to him.
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.
New Subjects Added to Cyber’s Most Wanted List
Five fugitives are added to FBI list for their roles in hacking and fraud crimes.
Attorney-Turned-Racketeer a ‘Stunning’ Betrayal of the Law
The case of a New Jersey attorney whose criminal enterprise rivaled that of a mob boss.
Latest Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted Report Released
Report shows 48 officers were killed last year as a result of felonious incidents.
International Fraud Ring Recruited Short-Term Visa Holders
A crime ring enlisted holders of short-term visas to commit fraud on a massive scale.
Serial Killers, Part 2: The Birth of Behavioral Analysis in the FBI
A need to better understand criminals and suspects led to the birth of FBI behavioral analysis.
Internet Pharmacy Operator Gets Jail Time
Inside a scheme to sell unapproved drugs to doctors across the U.S.