The Federal Law Enforcement topic area addresses all crime-fighting agencies at the national and federal level - FBI, DEA, CBP, or DHS. This section will provide you with the latest news, information and developments across the country and in Washington.
On March 29, an indictment accused nine individuals of plotting to kill police officers by luring them into a trap. The group, self-proclaimed 'Christian warriors' called Hutaree, was planning to cause a police traffic stop or fake a 911 call and attack the responding officers, then follow up with more attacks during the official funerals that would follow. - Full Story
Recently, Arizona cops found $409,000 worth of pot in a truck's septic tank, border patrol officers seized nearly a ton of marijuana hidden in a banana shipment at a cargo facility, and Pennsylvania troopers found more than 3 tons of marijuana during a traffic stop. These busts have proved that cops are keeping up with clever drug smugglers. Be sure to check out the below resources learn more about "think outside the box" interdiction. - Full Story