So far, investigators have been unable to conclusively establish a link between the September 11 attacks and the Saudi kingdom.
"If this guy is let go, two years from now he will be talking to a control tower while aiming a 747 at the White House," an agent wrote 12 days before 9/11.
"The citizens of Detroit have a right to a city government that is free of corruption," Special Agent in Charge Tim Waters told reporters.
"He confirmed that the plot was real; not just 'big talk between crackpots,' as suggested by co-defendants," Assistant U.S. Attorney Nils Kessler said.
The special agent noted an "inordinate number" of suspicious flight students; guessed the terrorists' intentions; made four recommendations. FBI HQ did none.
Field office agents were also rebuked for seeking information. "Things work much better when our agencies are communicating HQ to HQ," the CIA said.
The FBI and CIA's a fatal mistake—confusing Khalid al-Mihdhar, Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and "Khallad"—allowed 9/11 mastermind KSM to escape attention.
Shroyer was already on a deferred prosecution agreement for disrupting a 2019 House Judiciary Committee meeting during Donald Trump's impeachment inquiry.
Zacarias Moussaoui was flagged as a possible "airline suicide attacker," but the intelligence community failed to connect him to other information they had.
Real pilots like to fly planes. What explains a flight school student who doesn't? FBI agents went to search Zacarias Moussaoui's rooms.
Prosecutor John Durham might be contemplating charges against some FBI employees and others outside the government.
Terrorist mastermind KSM had two visas and was on a watch list. yet no one in the State Department, immigration, FBI or intelligence community paid attention.
Miami, Boston, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Denver. The "emir" of the September 11 plot got familiar with flight patterns—and with First Class service.
The federal inmate spoke with an undercover task force officer with the FBI who was posing as a hitman for hire.
Zacarias Moussaoui was strong evidence that al-Qaeda planned other operations. His arrest should've created panic about the possibility of an imminent attack.
Although the CIA knew of Khalid al-Mihdhar's ties to al-Qaeda, he was able to meet Mohammed Atta in New Jersey on August 9th. It went badly.
On August 7, 2001, the intelligence team discussed Iraq's rumored weapons of mass destruction—another misreading that led to disaster.
On August 6, 2001, the Presidential Daily Briefing discussed al Qaeda threats. The FBI and CIA worried about an attack—and about which agency might be blamed.
"I know there have been several rumors that there is a serial killer on the loose in our city," said Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms. "We don't have any evidence of that."
The agent in question allegedly "engaged in an inappropriate relationship" with female support staff by using their photos to pose as "minor children or sex workers" while "fishing" for sexual predators on social media websites.
"Much of the information is inaccurate and some is completely false," said Atlanta Police about the rumors and speculation.
In the first six months of 2021, the FBI has conducted more than 22 million background checks for gun sales.
Pro-Trump lawyer Sidney Powell said that the FBI had "a substantial if not leading role in creating the entire debacle" at the Capitol on January 6.
An unidentified witness provided the FBI with information about Glen Brooks after he sent a selfie from the Capitol on January 6 in a church prayer group text.
An FBI witness said accused Capitol rioter Donald Smith said his time inside the office Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) was part of "the best day of his life."
The 40-year-old was found stabbed to death in a park near where she worked as a bartender after going out for a walk with her dog.
The arrests were made by U.S Marshals as part of "Operation Triple Beam," U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia Raj Parekh said.
The president of Worldwide Capital Lending Group is under scrutiny for his alleged role in funding the operation as the investigation continues.
A commission that will investigate what led up to the January 6 riot at the Capitol is set to go ahead later today.
After the Bumble tip, the FBI found videos and images showing Taake using pepper spray and what looked like a metal whip against officers.