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.
Anti-government "Sovereign Citizens" are expanding, according to the FBI. SWAT officers in Atlanta recently surrounded a foreclosed house seized by a group who threatened violence against anybody who approached. Video: 'Sovereign' explains beliefs
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