FBI

crime

Canadian CEO Who Sold Encrypted Phones to the Sinaloa Cartel Sentenced to Nine Years

Vincent Ramos was sentenced to nine years and forfeited more than $80 million for providing criminal organizations with encrypted devices.
Mack Lamoureux
Joseph Cox, Motherboard
5.29.19
Hacking

Researchers Are Liberating Thousands of Pages of Forgotten Hacking History From the Government

Using FOIA, they’ve already published NASA’s official report about the infamous WANK worm.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
5.10.19
Health

Did the FBI Seize My Vagina Cultures?

When the FBI raided the offices of at-home microbiome testing startup uBiome, it likely took with it data about my own health.
Samantha Cole
5.8.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The FBI Has No Idea Why This Old Man Had 2,000 Stolen Native American Bones

The guy had an extensive collection of cultural artifacts from around the world. He also had... a bunch of human bones?
River Donaghey
2.27.19
Robert Mueller

Inside Robert Mueller's Horny, Joking-but-Not-Really Fandom

The special counsel "has all of the qualities of a super crush: He's mysterious. He doesn't return phone calls. He plays hard to get."
Alex Norcia
1.29.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Therapist Wanted a Client with Mob Ties to Help Her Bash a Guy's Face In, FBI Says

She also allegedly asked to have one of his arms broken so that he "can't do push-ups."
Allie Conti
11.8.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Kavanaugh’s Ex-Roommate: Devil’s Triangle Was Totally a Sex Thing

Specifically a threesome, according to Urban Dictionary.
Drew Schwartz
10.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

FBI Agent Shot by Killer Wheelchair at Indiana Jones-Style Booby-Trapped Home

Equipped with a deadly hot tub, spike strips, tripwires, animal snares, and a host of other DIY hazards.
Drew Schwartz
10.2.18
conspiracy theories

The Internet's Six Wildest Theories on the New Mexico Observatory Mystery

Aliens are here, a massive sun disaster is coming, and more!
River Donaghey
9.14.18
crime

The Strange Case of 'Joe Exotic,' the Zookeeper Accused of Attempted Murder

"I am the most dangerous exotic animal owner on this planet right now. And before you bring me down, it is my belief that you will stop breathing."
Drew Schwartz
9.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

That Breakdancing FBI Agent Is Somehow Getting His Gun Back

Great.
Drew Schwartz
7.11.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Bar-Goer Shot by Breakdancing FBI Agent Is Getting 'Complimentary Drinks Forever'

Nothing can really make up for, you know, getting shot in the leg. But free booze for life comes pretty close.
Drew Schwartz
6.5.18
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