The ATF and the FBI share jurisdiction for investigating federal explosives crimes. These components have historically developed separate and often conflicting approaches to explosives investigations and related activities such as explosives training, info. sharing, and forensic analysis. This report examined the Dept. of Justice oversight and the FBIAis and ATFAis operations of explosives-related activities from 2003- 09. This review evaluated the level of coordination between the FBI and ATF in explosive investigations, incl. determining lead agency jurisdiction, the extent of info. sharing and consolidation of explosives data, the degree of training coordination, and the use of laboratory resources for explosives analysis. Illustrations.... Memorandum.23 The FBI Manual of Investigations Operations and Guidelines (MIOG) regarding bombing matters reiterates the jurisdiction language of the 1973 Memorandum of Understanding without mentioning the 2004 Memorandum oranbsp;...
|Title||:||Explosives Investigation Coordination Between the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF)|
|Author||:||Raymond J. Beaudet|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2010-11|