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The FBI’s handling of Larry Nassar’s sex abuse is awful – but sadly unsurprising | Moira Donegan
Between the first complaints to the FBI and the time the agency took action, Nassar sexually abused some 70 women and girls. One of the agents who was supposed to investigate was angling for a job at USA Gymnastics

Moira Donegan

17, Sep, 2021 @10:19 AM

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FBI director faces new scrutiny over investigation of Brett Kavanaugh
Claim that FBI lacked authority to conduct further investigation into Kavanaugh may be inaccurate

Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington

14, Sep, 2021 @4:02 PM

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‘Every message was copied to the police’: the inside story of the most daring surveillance sting in history
Billed as the most secure phone on the planet, An0m became a viral sensation in the underworld. There was just one problem for anyone using it for criminal means: it was run by the police

Simon Parkin

11, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Joe Biden tells FBI to release files on 9/11 investigation – and possible Saudi links
Executive order responds to call by victims’ families suing Riyadh and full record to be released in tranches over six months after review

Julian Borger in Washington

03, Sep, 2021 @9:23 PM

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Hate crimes in US rise to highest level in 12 years, says FBI report
2020 data identified 7,759 hate crimes, a 6% increase on 2019, with a surge in assaults on Black and Asian Americans

Maya Yang

31, Aug, 2021 @5:20 PM

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FBI offer to release some Saudi files not enough, 9/11 families say
Victims’ families demand comprehensive declassification review of all documents, particularly into Saudi Arabia’s role in attacks

Julian Borger in Washington

10, Aug, 2021 @6:28 PM

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Crime historian digs for DB Cooper case evidence: ‘Authorities looked in wrong area’
Eric Ulis began search near spot where skyjacker is believed to have buried wads of cash after parachuting out a half century ago

Edward Helmore

08, Aug, 2021 @2:04 PM

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The activists sabotaging railways in solidarity with Indigenous people
People coming to the aid of the Wet’suwet’en nation to stop a pipeline are using direct action that is prompting terror charges

Hilary Beaumont

29, Jul, 2021 @11:00 AM

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FBI chief calls Capitol attack domestic terrorism and rejects Trump’s fraud claims
Christopher Wray faces grilling from Democratic lawmakers over lead-up to 6 January insurrection

Guardian staff and agencies

10, Jun, 2021 @11:35 PM

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Act giving AFP powers to monitor An0m devices did not become law until after FBI operation began
Police say they used ‘appropriate legislative powers’ during Operation Ironside but a lawyer representing people charged says legal concerns remain

Nino Bucci

10, Jun, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Six Australians charged by FBI over alleged links to underworld app An0m
Seventeen people across the world charged in FBI indictment, with the Australians ranging from being administrators to distributors

Nino Bucci

09, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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How the FBI and Australian police gained a front seat view of underworld workings in 90 countries
Police in Australia and the US struck a blow to organised crime, resulting in hundreds of arrests. Now, an FBI affidavit reveals how authorities were able to pull it off

Nino Bucci

08, Jun, 2021 @9:38 AM

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