US authorities said they seized $3.6 billion worth of bitcoin linked to the hack of Bitfinex, a virtual currency exchange whose systems were breached nearly six years ago.
US federal agencies paid $548 million to informants working for the FBI, DEA and ATF in recent years.
Yanjun Xu could face up to 60 years in prison and a $5 million fine for all violations. In 2020, cybercrime cost the world over $1 trillion in losses, according to a McAfee report.
Attorney General Merrick Garland announces a sweeping investigation into policing in Louisville, Kentucky, over the March 2020 killing of the Black woman in a botched police raid.
Attorney General Merrick Garland says the verdict in George Floyd's murder case does not address systemic policing issues in Minneapolis.
New measures include plans for the Justice Department to crack down on self-assembled "ghost guns," and make "stabilising braces" subject to registration under the National Firearms Act.
Investigators say Mariam Taha Thompson accessed and shared with a Lebanese citizen dozens of files about human sources who had helped US kill top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani last year.
A coalition of civil rights groups sued the state in Atlanta federal court just hours after it was signed into law, arguing that the measures are intended to make it harder for people – particularly Black voters – to cast ballots.
A 15-page American intelligence report has added heft to longstanding allegations that some of Donald Trump’s top lieutenants were playing into Moscow’s hands.
The US Justice Department says former employees of United’s cargo division falsified parcel-delivery information allowing the airlines to collect millions of dollars in payments.
The Justice Department said the hackers were responsible for a wide range of criminal activity and high-profile intrusions across South and Southeast Asia, Mexico, and Africa, including a retaliatory 2014 attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment.
A federal prosecutor says the Washington US attorney's office does not expect to charge anyone with "incitement" or "insurrection" amid calls for legal action against President Trump, Rudy Giuliani and others for encouraging the Capitol riots.
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