Archive for May, 2014

FBI Arrests Suspect in Kidnapping of 11-Year-Old Boy

May 1, 2014

NEW ORLEANS—Late yesterday evening, FBI special agents from the New Orleans Violent Crime Task Force and Child Exploitation Task Force, including officers from the Louisiana State Police, the New Orleans Police Department, Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Kenner Police Department, working with FBI agents from Jackson, Mississippi, the Bogalusa Police Department, and the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office in Mississippi, arrested Deborah Boyd, age 48, in connection with the kidnapping …click to read more…

FBI, in Partnership with DHS, to Host Comprehensive Incident Threat Response Exercise

May 1, 2014

The Cleveland Field Office of the FBI will host a training exercise to simulate a complex terrorist attack in a public venue. The exercise will take place on Sunday, May 4, 2014, beginning at 5:00 a.m. at the SouthPark Mall in Strongsville, Ohio. The FBI and DHS will partner with representatives from state and local law enforcement, fire, emergency medical services (EMS), and the private sector to execute the final …click to read more…

Newport News Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Sex Trafficking of a Minor and Passing Counterfeit Money

May 1, 2014

NORFOLK, VA—Todd Jackson, 25, of Newport News, Virginia, was sentenced today to 10 years in prison, followed by 10 years of supervised release, for sex trafficking of a minor and conspiracy to pass counterfeit money. Dana J. Boente, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia; Royce E. Curtin, Special Agent in Charge of the FBI’s Norfolk Field Office; William Frantzen, Special Agent in Charge of the United States …click to read more…

FBI and Local Partners Host Threat Response Exercise

May 1, 2014

The FBI’s Portland Division, the Tigard Police Department, and Washington Square Mall hosted a major field exercise overnight to test the response and capabilities of law enforcement to a simulated terrorist attack. These efforts are not in response to any current threat, but rather they are a method by which we can, collectively, share information and train together.  View gallery with high-res photos | Read related story “Recent incidents at …click to read more…