Historical information about the FBI including famous cases and criminals, investigative challenges and milestones, controversies, and the Wall of Honor.

Welcome to FBI.gov

FBI Homepage with links to news, services, stories and information of interest to the public.


Featured News, Latest News, Press Releases, Editor's Pick and Feature Photos, all the FBI News up to the minute.

Contact Us

Please contact your local FBI office to submit a tip or report a crime. Use our online form to file electronically or call the appropriate toll-free number.

What We Investigate

The FBI's investigative programs include counterterrorism, counterintelligence, cyber, public corruption, civil rights, transnational organized crime, white collar crime, violent crime, and weapons of mass destruction.

Scams and Safety

Getting educated and taking a few basic steps may keep you from becoming a victim of crime and fraud.


The mission of the FBI is to protect and defend against intelligence threats, uphold and enforce criminal laws, and provide criminal justice services.


The FBI doesn't just solve cases and prevent attacks. It also provides a range of services to its many partners and to the general public. These services are varied and extensive, including everything from criminal background checks to name checks, from laboratory services to law enforcement training, from behavioral analysis to computer forensic analysis.


Resource landing page including featured publications, most requested services, and most requested forms.


A listing of Castle CMS dashboards assigned to each member of the FBI.gov and Internet Operations Unit (FIOU).

Submit a Tip

The public can report violations of U.S. federal law or suspected terrorism or criminal activity to the FBI online, over the phone, or by mail.


The FBI is seeking information regarding the Orlando Nightclub Mass Shooting.

FBI Kids

Considering the many dangers that lurk on the Internet, it is imperative that young people learn the ins and outs of online safety from an early age.