ViCAP, Part 1: Sharing Information to Stop Serial Offenders
FBI crime analysts train investigators on a national database aimed at solving serial crimes.
Incidents of Ransomware on the Rise
FBI offers tips to protect yourself and your organization from this growing threat.
Sextortion and Cyberstalking
One tip uncovered an international scheme by a State Department employee.
Violent Home Invasion
Two sentenced in case that illustrates the threat posed by gangs.
Man Gets 16 Years for Attempting to Purchase Ricin
Man sentenced for attempting to purchase biological toxin for use as a murder weapon.
Landmark Cyberstalking Case: Life Sentences for Three Family Members
Delaware case results in first-ever convictions on charges of cyberstalking resulting in death.
New Top Ten Fugitive
Brenda Delgado, wanted for her alleged role in a murder-for-hire, is in custody.
Wind Farm Investment Scam
Businessman sentenced for duping investors out of nearly $4 million.
Pharmaceutical executive guilty of selling fake stock in legitimate medical research company.
A Look Back at the Coors Kidnapping Case
A decades-old case underscores the importance of collaboration and public assistance.
Iranians Charged with Hacking U.S. Financial Sector
Seven Iranians working on behalf of Iranian government indicted on hacking charges.
Two From ‘Syrian Electronic Army’ Added to Cyber’s Most Wanted
Three members of a Syrian hacker collective were charged for intrusions into U.S. websites.
Check-Cashing Scheme Voided
Multi-agency effort disrupts U.S. Treasury check-cashing and identity theft ring.
Food Stamp Fraud
Supermarket owner sentenced for running scam that netted him approximately $6.5 million.
Arkansas Drug Trafficking Enterprise Dismantled
Drug trafficking enterprise dismantled, leader gets 20 years after multi-agency investigation.
Jamaican ringleader of phone scam that targeted elderly victims in the U.S. sentenced to prison.
A Wartime Loss Found
Painting allegedly looted by Nazis in WWII was found in Ohio and returned to Poland.
FBI Tip Line Receives ‘Actionable’ Tips Daily
The FBI’s tips web portal, created in the wake of 9/11, receives about 1,300 tips a day.
Putting the Brakes on Crime
Woman who served as getaway driver for multiple robberies gets 121 years.
Caught in the Act
Man who robbed 30 banks in a year sentenced after being caught back at a crime scene.
Auto broker who used salvage vehicles as taxicabs receives federal prison term.
Egg Donation and Surrogacy Scam
Surrogacy agency owner sentenced for robbing would-be parents of money and hope.
Operation Ghost Guard
Investigation reveals widespread public corruption within Georgia prison system.
Countering Violent Extremism
FBI launches new awareness program for teens aimed at countering violent extremism.
Raising Awareness of Opioid Addiction
FBI, DEA release documentary aimed at youth to raise awareness of opioid addiction.
Tracking Animal Cruelty
Acts of cruelty against animals are now counted in the FBI’s criminal database.
New collaborative program at FBI Academy integrates agents and intelligence analysts.
Countering the Growing Intellectual Property Theft Threat
The FBI is part of a new strategy to combat intellectual property crimes.
Man who convinced victims to invest in a fictitious Disney resort receives prison time.
Transnational Gangs Part 3: Investigators and Prosecutors Join Forces
The final piece in our three-part series looks at the role of investigators and prosecutors.
Transnational Gangs Part 2: Countering the Threat with Strong Partnerships
Part-two of our series looks at a joint training program with Central American law enforcement.
Transnational Gangs Part 1: Understanding the Threat
A look inside the efforts in the U.S. and Central America to fight transnational gangs.
California company that enabled get-rich-quick schemes left many high and dry.
More than 30 sentenced in Aryan Brotherhood meth operation.
Violent Carjackers Sentenced
Thanks to effective law enforcement partnerships, seven violent criminals are behind bars.
New Top Ten Fugitive
Myloh Jaqory Mason is wanted for a series of violent crimes, including attempted murder.
2014 NIBRS Statistics Released
Expanded crime statistics from National Incident-Based Reporting System released.
Men sentenced for attempting to buy kidnapped women to serve as sex and domestic slaves.
New York JTTF Celebrates 35 Years
Our New York Joint Terrorism Task Force has served as a model for others for 35 years.
FBI Celebrates 75th Anniversary of Legal Attaché in Mexico City
Legat Mexico City, our largest and oldest overseas post, celebrates its 75th anniversary.