Entrapment

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Trial for BC Terror Couple Wraps with More Questions About Their ‘Crazy Ideas’

In a courtroom exchange that would probably sound offensive to anyone with a visual impairment, a BC judge said even "a blind person" could have carried out the bomb plot given all the police supports.
Sarah Berman
6.18.16
News

What It's Like to Be an Undercover FBI Agent

Bob Hamer spent 26 years undercover for the FBI, where he posed as a drug dealer, contract killer, pedophile, degenerate gambler, international weapons dealer, and white-collar criminal.
Oliver Hotham
11.23.15
WEEDIQUETTE

The War on Kids

This is the story of Jesse Snodgrass, a kid with Asperger's Syndrome who was entrapped by an undercover cop posing as a student at Jesse's high school. This is the story of how the war on drugs preys on the most vulnerable.
VICE Staff
7.9.14
News

A Sketchy Florida Sheriff Says Child Molesters Have Been Working at Disney World

During a lengthy, unnecessary press conference, Sheriff Judd delivered a long sermon, reassuring the people of Central Florida that he would double his efforts to protect their children. He's cagey on the details of his operation, though, and he's not...
Mike Pearl
7.2.14
WEEDIQUETTE

The War on Kids - Trailer

This is the story of Jesse Snodgrass, a kid with Aspergers Syndrome who was entrapped by an undercover cop posing as a student at Jesse's high school. This is the story of how the war on drugs preys on the most vulnerable.
VICE Staff
6.9.14
News

The FBI's Failed Two-Year Campaign Against a Group of Nonviolent Activists in the Midwest

Nearly two dozen people were hauled before a grand jury because an undercover FBI agent said they were talking about revolution.
Charles Davis
3.31.14
Bad Cop Blotter

Undercover ATF Agents Exploited and Arrested Mentally Disabled Drug Addicts

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel recently discovered that the ATF has misplaced guns, manipulated the mentally disabled into buying automatic weapons, and even talked some teenagers into getting neck tattoos.
Lucy Steigerwald
12.9.13