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Results: 134 Items
May 12, 2020
According to statistics reported to the FBI, 89 U.S. law enforcement officers were killed in the line of duty in 2019.
March 17, 2020
For 25 years, the CJIS Advisory Policy Board has helped the Criminal Justice Information Services Division adapt and expand its programs to maintain an edge in the fight against crime and terrorism.
March 3, 2020
Law enforcement agencies’ transitions to National Incident-Based Reporting System will improve quality of the nation’s crime data.
February 4, 2020
Preliminary statistics show overall declines in both violent and property crime in the first half of 2019, compared to the same time frame the previous year.
December 23, 2019
The FBI’s National Threat Operations Center works day and night to ensure each of the calls and electronic tips it receives is evaluated rapidly and handled appropriately.
October 30, 2019
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department won the 2018 Biometric Identification Award for its staff members’ diligent efforts using the FBI’s Next Generation Identification System to solve a 2016 sexual assault case.
October 15, 2019
The FBI and U.S. Postal Service are offering a pilot program that allows the public to have their fingerprints scanned and submitted for identity history summary checks at select post office locations.