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.
Some estimates show that Congress codifies more than 50 new criminal offenses a year — who do you figure is going to most often hear about that from our society’s malcontents and miscreants? - Full Story
The U.S. Marshal who was killed by a drug suspect in St. Louis yesterday is the second in the agency to be fatally shot in the past month. The violence highlights the rise of what some call "a different kind of criminal." Inclined toward violence
A federal marshal who was shot in the head yesterday during a St. Louis gunfight has died. Another marshal and a police officer were also wounded in the incident, which left the suspect dead. 10 years with marshals