FBI Director James B. Comey

‘Chasing the Dragon – The Life of an Opiate Addict’

In an effort to combat the growing epidemic of prescription drug and heroin abuse, the FBI and DEA today unveiled a documentary aimed at educating students and young adults about the...
U.S. Attorney John Parker of the Northern District of Texas

50 Charged in TX Meth/Cocaine Dist Conspiracies

Following a Wednesday operation led by the FBI’s Fort Worth Violent Crime/Gang Task Force, 41 individuals are now in custody on federal drug distribution conspiracy charges. These charges were announced by U.S....
“skimmers”

NJ Man Sentenced for Stealing Bank Card PIN Codes at ATMs

A New Jersey man was sentenced Thursday to 18 months in federal prison and three years of supervised release following his conviction on fraudulently using counterfeit access devices. U.S. Immigration and Customs...
jpl

NASA: Rising Seas Slowed by Increasing Water on Land

New measurements from a NASA satellite have allowed researchers to identify and quantify, for the first time, how climate-driven increases of liquid water storage on land have affected the rate of...
Zdenko Jakiša

Bosnian war criminal sentenced in MN

A suburban Twin Cities man, who was convicted in Bosnia for war crimes during the 1990s conflict, was sentenced in federal court Thursday for lying on U.S. immigration forms. This sentence resulted...
Martin Alan Schnitzler

FL Man Pleads Guilty to Threatening to Firebomb Mosques

The Justice Department announced today that Martin Alan Schnitzler, 43, pleaded guilty to a hate crime in the Middle District of Florida for calling two mosques located in Pinellas County, Florida,...
Acosta

Fed’s Indict 2 Men for Smuggling Ammunition to Mexico

A federal grand jury returned an indictment Wednesday charging two El Paso residents for scheming to smuggle thousands of rounds of ammunition into Mexico. This investigation was conducted by U.S. Immigration and...
FMA

FMA Applauds Committee Passage of Administrative Leave Act

Following a 2014 Government Accountability Office Report, lawmakers discovered the federal government spent more than $3 billion on salaries of employees on administrative leave from fiscal year 2011 through fiscal year 2013, despite...
Suss Consulting

Diana Gowen, leading Industry Exec joins SUSS

Suss Consulting, a leading provider of federal IT strategy, market research, capture and proposal services, today announced the addition of Diana Gowen as Principal Consultant. Ms. Gowen comes to Suss Consulting...

“Securing Our Skies: Oversight of Aviation Credentials.”

DHS OIG HIGHLIGHTS What We Found TSA’s multi-layered process to vet aviation workers for potential links to terrorism was generally effective. In addition to initially vetting every application for new credentials, TSA recurrently...