The suspect was identified by multiple law enforcement officials as Austin William Lanz, 27, of Georgia.
The FBI made numerous serious errors in investigating sexual abuse allegations against former USA Gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar and didn’t treat the case with the “utmost seriousness,” the Justice Department’s inspector general said Wednesday.
President Biden will announce a “zero tolerance” policy that gives no leeway to gun dealers who fail to comply with federal law — their license to sell will be revoked on the first offense.
The lawsuit stemmed from when law enforcement officials aggressively forced protesters back from Lafayette Square outside of the White House, firing smoke bombs and pepper balls into the crowd to disperse the group.
The former Air Force translator worked as a contractor at a National Security Agency office in Augusta, Georgia, when she printed a classified report and left the building with it tucked into her pantyhose.
Senate Democratic leaders demanded that former Attorneys General Bill Barr and Jeff Sessions testify about the data shared by Apple, calling it a “gross abuse of power.”
A Florida politician who emerged as a central figure in the Justice Department’s sex trafficking investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz pleaded guilty Monday to six federal charges and agreed to cooperate with prosecutors as part of a plea deal.
A Florida politician who emerged as a central figure in the federal investigation into Rep. Matt Gaetz has agreed to cooperate with federal investigators and admits paying an underage girl to have sex with him and other men, according to court documents filed Friday.
Three made their initial court appearances Friday via videoconference in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis.
Travis McMichael and his father, Gregory, were charged along with a third man, William “Roddie” Bryan, in the death of a 25-year-old Black man who was going for a run in their Georgia neighborhood.
The former New York mayor has been under investigation for several years over his business dealings in Ukraine.
The Justice Department is already investigating whether the officers involved in George Floyd’s death violated his civil rights. The new investigation will be a more sweeping probe of the entire department.
Jon Ryan Schaffer has agreed to cooperate with investigators in hopes of getting a lighter sentence, and the Justice Department will consider putting him in the federal witness security program, the judge said.
Federal prosecutors will not charge a police officer who shot and killed a woman as she climbed through the broken part of a door during the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6.
Madoff’s lawyers had tried to get the 82-year-old released from prison in the COVID-19 pandemic, saying he suffered from end-stage renal disease and other chronic medical conditions. The request was denied.