FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin

  • IAFIS Identifies Suspect
    from 1978 Murder Case


    By Michelle L. Richards

    The Omaha, Nebraska, Police Department used the FBI’s Integrated Automated Fingerprint Identification System (IAFIS) to solve a 30-year-old cold case.
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    Predictive Policing: Using Technology to Reduce Crime

    By Zach Friend, M.P.P.

    Researchers have developed an algorithm to predict crime, much like scientists forecast earthquake aftershocks.
  • Search Warrant Execution: When Does Detention Rise to Custody? (Part 1)

    By M. Todd Heflin, J.D.



    Law enforcement officers must recognize the various factors that determine when detaining suspects falls within the protective umbrella of Miranda.

    of Miranda.

    (Legal Digest)
  • Public Safety Consolidation: Does it Make Sense?



    By Brandon S Morley, M.S.Ed., and Jeffery M. Hadley, M.S.

    Consolidation of public safety unites police, fire, and emergency medical services into one unit.
    (Perspective)