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FBI

abbr.
Federal Bureau of Investigation

FBI

(in the US) abbreviation for
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) Federal Bureau of Investigation; an agency of the Justice Department responsible for investigating violations of Federal laws

FBI

Federal Bureau of Investigation: a bureau in the U.S. Department of Justice charged with conducting investigations for the Attorney General and with safeguarding national security.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.FBI - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of JusticeFBI - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of Justice
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
IC, Intelligence Community, National Intelligence Community, United States Intelligence Community - a group of government agencies and organizations that carry out intelligence activities for the United States government; headed by the Director of Central Intelligence
law enforcement agency - an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
Translations
مَكْتَب التَّحْقيق الفِدرالي
ФБР
federální vyšetřovací úřad
FBI
FBI
Szövetségi Nyomozóhivatal
Federalinis tyrimų biuras
Federalais izmeklešanas birojs
FBI
Federal Polis Örgütü

FBI

N ABBR (US) =Federal Bureau of InvestigationBIC f

FBI

[ˌɛfbiːˈaɪ] n abbr (US) (=Federal Bureau of Investigation) → FBI m

FBI

(US) abbr of Federal Bureau of InvestigationFBI nt

FBI

[ˌɛfbiːˈaɪ] n abbr (Am) =Federal Bureau of InvestigationFBI f

FBI

(ˌef biː ˈai) abbreviation
Federal Bureau of Investigation; the federal police department that has authority to investigate crimes in every state in the USA.
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The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit-1 (BAU-1) of the Critical Incident Response Group is a component of the National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime at the FBI Academy and focuses its efforts on counterterrorism, threat assessment, and other forensic linguistics services.
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In those days, you walked down FBI corridors and you couldn't miss the Director's ethical maxims--placards were everywhere proclaiming his bright-line policy of zero tolerance for dishonesty and his core FBI values of respect for civil liberties.
The whistleblower is Michael German, a 16-year FBI veteran and undercover operative who was pursuing ties between narcotics trafficking in Florida and the financing of terrorist networks.
The memos revealed that under the ruse of finding terrorists, the FBI has monitored meetings and protests in several states, including ones in Michigan that were led by groups fighting for affirmative action, objecting to the war and defending animal rights.
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His perception began to change when he heard a speech at the University of Illinois by an African-American Special Agent about careers with the FBI.
The AICPA and FBI responded with a joint effort, which was kicked off with a webcast featuring three FBI white-collar crime-fighter chiefs.
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