justice department

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
9.11.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Trump now threatening to sue Bannon, Manafort sues Mueller and the Justice Department, Trump drops electoral fraud charade, and more.
VICE Staff
1.4.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Feds to scrap humanitarian protections for US Haitians, Charlie Rose accused of serial sexual misconduct, Border Patrol union attributes agent's death to ambush, and more.
VICE Staff
11.21.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

FBI Really Wanted America to Believe Oswald Killed JFK, Files Show

The 2,891 recently released files shed light on the hectic aftermath of the assassination, as well as a significant memo from J. Edgar Hoover.
Drew Schwartz
10.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Thousands of Previously Unseen JFK Assassination Files to Be Released This Week

Experts believe the documents will reveal new info on a trip Lee Harvey Oswald took to Mexico, where he met with Cuban and Russian spies.
Drew Schwartz
10.23.17
crime

Is Sessions Already Botching the Charlottesville Investigation?

A former top civil rights prosecutor sees bad signs all over the place.
Matt Taylor
8.16.17
immigration

How Chicago Could Beat Trump in Court

Chicago has been getting slammed by the White House for its murder rate. Now the city is suing the feds for threatening funds over its status as a "sanctuary city."
Rachel M. Cohen
8.9.17
cops

Crooked Chicago Cops May Get Off the Hook Thanks to Trump

Experts and activists say Mayor Rahm Emanuel is using Trump's pro-cop Justice Department to avoid real police reform.
Rachel M. Cohen
6.8.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

UK raises terror threat level to "critical," Senate to subpoena former Flynn businesses, Trump hiring private attorney for Russia probe, and more.
VICE Staff
5.24.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Government Says Fewer Than 60,000 Visas Were Revoked Due to Travel Ban, Which Is Still a Lot

The number contradicts an earlier claim from a Justice Department lawyer who said more than 100,000 people had their visas revoked.
Lauren Messman
2.3.17
cops

This White Chicago Cop Isn’t Surprised His Department Is Accused of Routine Brutality

The feds last week accused Chicago cops of regularly using excessive force on citizens. Here's what one white cop patrolling the city's tough South Side is expecting under Donald Trump.
Justin Glawe
1.18.17
crime

A Black Father’s Fear of 'Law and Order' Under Trump

I went to law school partly to reduce the shock of seeing our criminal justice system up close. With Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions running the show, things could get even worse.
Amdé Mengistu
1.11.17
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