department of Justice


NASA Says $700 Million in Rocket Failures Caused by Fraudster Company

Aluminum supplier Sapa Profiles, Inc. will pay $46 million to NASA, the Department of Defense, and other victims of its fraud scheme.
Becky Ferreira
sexual assault

Lawmakers Want to Know What the DOJ Is Doing About Stealthing

Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Ro Khanna have asked the DOJ to turn over information on stealthing, a form of sexual assault that involves the nonconsensual removal of a condom during sex.
Marie Solis

Five Men Responsible for 7,200-Foot Mushroom Cloud Explosion in Louisiana Sentenced to Prison

Employees of the company Explo Systems were sentenced on Friday for a criminal conspiracy involving Army explosives.
Sarah Emerson
joe exotic

An Oklahoma Zookeeper Shot Five Tigers to ‘Make Room’ for More Tigers

Exotic animal owner 'Joe Exotic' was charged with more than a dozen wildlife crimes by a federal grand jury.
Sarah Emerson
Internet Insecurity

Feds Charge a Russian With Hack of 80 Million JP Morgan Customers

The Department of Justice announced the indictment of a Russian citizen. He is the fifth man to be charged for targeting several US financial institutions between 2012 and 2015.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
family separation

Trump Administration Requests More Time to Reunite Families

In Friday court filings, Department of Justice officials requested an extension on mandatory deadlines to reunify migrant parents and children.
Marie Solis
The VICE Guide to Right Now

T.J. Miller Got Drunk and Called in a Fake Bomb Threat, Feds Say

Investigators say he was "motivated by a grudge" against a female passenger he'd been arguing with on an Amtrak train.
Drew Schwartz
Noisey News

That Live Nation-Ticketmaster Merger Looks as Shady as Everyone Suspected

The Department of Justice is reportedly investigating Live Nation for antitrust violations which, yeah, everyone basically figured would be the case.
Alex Robert Ross
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Republicans attack Trump's tariff plan, feds reviewing California mayor's warning about ICE raids, two more Trump officials reportedly headed out, and more.
VICE Staff
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump "looking forward" to special counsel interview, train derailment leaves at least three dead in Italy, DOJ says releasing FBI memo would be "reckless," and more.
VICE Staff

Why Doesn’t the US Government HODL Seized Bitcoins?

The US government keeps seized cash, but auctions seized Bitcoin. What gives?
Daniel Oberhaus
Rise Up

After Decades of Civil Rights Advances, Trump's DOJ Sets the US Backwards

The current administration has shown little regard for preserving or prioritizing the civil rights work of figures like Martin Luther King Jr.
Emily Weitz