Category: Education

Child Predator Jailed for Life

At the time, it was difficult for Ukrainian authorities to help the investigation because the country was consumed with a war. So Barrett asked for the support of Homeland Security…

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The Bureau and the Great Experiment

With this connection, Means became a Bureau agent in 1921 and was soon using his position to extort significant sums of cash from bootleggers in return for promises of using…

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Sentence in BEC Scheme

Luckily, the companies notified the FBI of the email intrusions. Investigators froze some of the funds before Rimasauskas and his associates could move the money. Rimasaukas had created a vast…

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Stopping Domestic Terrorism

The couple, led by Lecron, wrote detailed plans making it clear they intended to become mass shooters themselves. They expressed violent, anti-government beliefs and their plans to act on them.“Unfortunately,…

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Confronting the China Threat

Just last month, a Harvard University professor was charged with lying about his contractual arrangement with China.Wray also called for a whole-of-society response to these threats. He urged U.S. companies…

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Chinese Hackers Charged in Equifax Breach

According to the indictment, Wu Zhiyong, Wang Qian, Xu Ke, and Liu Lei exploited a vulnerability in the dispute resolution website within the Equifax system. From that initial access point,…

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A New Partnership with Kenya

The FBI and the Department of State today welcomed 42 Kenyan police and intelligence officers to the FBI Academy in Quantico, Virginia, where they will spend the next 12 weeks…

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2019 Internet Crime Report Released

The Importance of Reporting“Information reported to the IC3 plays a vital role in the FBI’s ability to understand our cyber adversaries and their motives, which, in turn, helps us to…

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Looking for Asha

“Although Asha left her house 20 years ago, we treat it as if it happened yesterday,” said Jeanine Merritt, an FBI intelligence analyst who has worked the case since 2014,…

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Romanian Hackers Sentenced

Mistake Yields a Break in the CaseA break finally came when a Bayrob participant accidentally logged into his personal email instead of his criminal one. AOL, who was investigating his…

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