• Lawmaker: FBI investigating possible campaign theft

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A top-ranking Virginia state senator says the FBI has informed him that someone has stolen about $600,000 from his campaign finance accounts. Fairfax County Democrat Sen. Richard L. Saslaw told reporters…

  • Most wanted: Cyber special agents for the FBI

    WASHINGTON — The Federal Bureau of Investigations has launched a new recruitment campaign to bring in tech experts who will become “cyber special agents.” The agency recently posted a job listing describing the job, which…

  • FBI: La. hit man reveals plot to kill his former lawyer

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The FBI says a felon from Maryland and a convicted Louisiana hit man allegedly arranged to kill the hit man’s former lawyer. The Louisiana man told authorities about the plot before…

  • FBI agent shoots dog in Glen Burnie Park

    WASHINGTON — Authorities say they are investigating an incident in which a  federal agent walking his dog  shot and killed another dog in a park in Glen Burnie, Md. According to a report by WMAR-TV, an FBI…

  • FBI agent fatally shoots dog in Glen Burnie

    GLEN BURNIE, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a federal agent shot and killed a dog in a park in Glen Burnie. WMAR-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1AbJKP2 ) that an FBI agent fatally shot a great Dane after…

  • Bank robberies increase in the area during holidays

    WASHINGTON — The FBI and local police are trying to end a trend they say takes place every year in December — bank robberies. “Bank robberies increased over the past two years, they’ve tripled in…

  • Norfolk FBI chief gets promotion

    NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The special agent in charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Norfolk Division has been promoted. The FBI says Royce E. Curtin will become deputy associate director of national intelligence for…

  • Md. medical board learns about background checks

    BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland Board of Physicians is moving closer to requiring criminal background checks for medical license applicants. State officials briefed the board Wednesday in Baltimore on the system that state and federal…

  • Arrest made in D.C. armed robbery cases

    After a joint investigation from the FBI and D.C. police, Robert Russell has been arrested.

  • Flight returns to DC area over alleged kidnapping

    United Airlines flight bound for China has returned to Washington Dulles International Airport for a child custody investigation.

  • Study may give Maryland the edge in landing FBI headquarters

    The battle to win the new home of the Federal Bureau of Investigation is down to three sites and two states.

  • Security needs will narrow field of possible FBI HQ sites

    As the time draws near for the General Services Administration to reveal which properties will be considered as the possible new home for the Federal Bureau of Investigation\’s headquarters, it\’s becoming clear security is going to be a major concern.

  • FBI probes Virginia state Senator’s resignation

    ALAN SUDERMAN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The FBI is investigating the circumstances of former Democratic state Sen. Phil Puckett’s departure from the General Assembly, according to a person with direct knowledge of the…

  • FBI seeks suspect in Montgomery County, D.C. bank robberies (Photos)

    The FBI is seeking a man who they say is responsible for three bank robberies in the area and they are offering thousands of dollars for information that leads to his arrest.

  • Wanted Montgomery Co. fugitive likely in Italy, expert says

    In an exclusive interview, Jim Garret, an author who has studied the William Bradford
    Bishop case extensively, tells WTOP he has received credible information
    that Bishop is living in the southwest corner of Italy.