How do the FBI and the CIA differ?

Both the Central Intelligence Agency or CIA and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are agencies of the United States’ federal government. They are tasked to deal with intelligence, security, and law enforcement. They work hand in hand, but they have specific areas of concentration and operation. The main difference between the two agencies is…

Juvenile delinquents: Fact and figures

Next to infancy, the teenage years could be the most vulnerable time in a person’s life.  Teenagers go through more mental and emotional changes than almost anyone else.  They are very impressionable, since it is during this stage in life that they desperately try to find themselves.  They are easily swayed by their emotions and…

What we need to know about FBI’s current director Christopher Wray

FBI director Christopher Wray is nearing his first year in office, having been officially sworn into the position on September 28, 2017.  This happened after President Donald Trump replaced then-director James Comey on May of that same year. Wray’s position as director was confirmed based on a unanimous recommendation by the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee…

A Brief History Of The Fbi’s ‘Ten Most Wanted’ List

Back in 1949, then FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover was asked by a reporter from the International News Service those he considered the “toughest guys” the Bureau sought to capture. Hoover subsequently provided 10 names. The resulting article created a sensation, and the wide public attention it received inspired the FBI to create its own…

Law enforcement and technology: A winning combination

Over past few decades, law enforcement technology has advanced by leaps and bounds, improving the safety of the jobs of law officers, and the efficiency of their operations. It is quite mind-blowing to realize how far law enforcement tech has come from the days of the limited-range walkie-talkie. Today, video cameras and various software assist…

Terror Attacks: Important And Life-Saving Reminders

The world has seen a rise in the number of terror attacks over the past few years. From school massacres and shootings to bombings at huge events and deranged individuals plowing groups of innocent bystanders with their trucks, headlines have been worrying, to say the least. Terrorists take men, women, and children by surprise and…

What Are The Branches Of The Fbi And Their Functions?

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is one of the biggest intelligence and security agency in the world. Over 35,000 employees of the FBI serve under different branches within the organization. Each branch has its own function and plays a part in securing the country. The FBI Intelligence Branch handles all intelligence functions such as information…

Law Enforcement Thrillers For Those Who Enjoy Analyzing Evidence

For those who love to solve puzzles and are looking for a nice thriller (or three) for the weekend, we have a few movies to recommend beyond “The Silence of the Lambs.” These films are not your run-of-the-mill shoot-first-ask-questions-later explosive Hollywood action vehicles. These films will make you think, maybe for a little longer past…

Who Are On America’s Most Wanted List?

The FBI maintains a list of America’s most wanted criminals on its website for everyone, from members of law enforcement to the general public, to see. With rewards up to $200,000, any information that can lead to the capture of these felons is necessary to their arrest. That is why their photos are made public…

Fbi’s Task Force Against Russian Social Media Manipulation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is on to alert U.S. companies and the public about the movements done by Russia or other countries to utilize false news and social media manipulation to impede in the upcoming elections. While the bureau takes action against the said issue, it is careful not to upset free speech and…