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Federal Bureau of Investigation

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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.
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Noun1.Federal Bureau of Investigation - a federal law enforcement agency that is the principal investigative arm of the Department of JusticeFederal Bureau of Investigation - 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"
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Summary: Kanpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Aug 30 (ANI): Two teams of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday conducted a raid at Cantonment Board, Kanpur following complaints of irregularities.
The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Tuesday ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to probe the death of Dinagat Islands' provincial board member Wenefredo Olofernes.
BACOLOD CITY- Five branches of Peryahan ng Bayan in Negros Occidental were closed down by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) on Sunday for alleged illegal gambling operations.
An amber alert was issued by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation after the child, Genisis McCord, was reported missing.
President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday ordered Philippine National Police chief Oscar Albayaldeto arrest Guban and bring him to the National Bureau of Investigation. The chief executive said Albayalde asked him on what groundGuban would be arrestedsince onlycourts can issue a warrant of arrestand not a sitting president.
Galicano Datu and Crispin de la Paz after their arrest by the National Bureau of Investigation.
New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has registered Rs 97 crore loan default case against Simbhaoli Sugars Ltd, its CMD Gurmit Singh Mann, Deputy MD Gurupal Singh and others.
Makkah, Ramadan 22, 1438, June 17, 2017, SPA -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued today a number of royal orders as follows: The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud issued a royal order amending the name of "The Bureau of Investigation and Public Prosecution " to be "the Public Prosecution" and its chairman shall be called the "Public Prosecutor".
A 17 year old female left her mother's house in Mississippi and had been missing for nearly a month when the client retained Lee & Associates, Private Bureau Of Investigation. The girl was assumed kidnapped and leads lead the investigators to California where local California private investigators continued the investigation for several days on the boardwalk or anywhere else that could possibly bring in additional leads.
Summary: New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in India has sent one of its ...
A region's governor is entitled to decide the method of execution following a death sentence by a criminal court, according to a Bureau of Investigation and Prosecution circular.

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