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DOJ Adds 10 Sites to Public Safety Partnership

The U.S. Department of Justice added ten new National Public Safety Partnership (PSP) sites in areas with elevated crime rates. DOJ says partnerships provide frameworks for increasing federal support for state, local and tribal law…

Rosenstein Derides Comey as ‘Partisan Pundit’

Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, in a Baltimore speech, defended his role in President Trump’s abrupt firing of former FBI director James Comey, whom he called a “partisan pundit,” reports the Baltimore Sun. Comey criticized…

Barr Promises Mueller Report ‘Within a Week’

Attorney General William Barr said Tuesday he expects to release a redacted version of special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation report “within a week,” the Associated Press reports. Barr told members of Congress at his first…

Barr Orders Probe Of Alleged LGBTQ Bias at DOJ

Attorney General William Barr ordered the FBI and the federal Bureau of Prisons to investigate allegations of discrimination against LGBTQ employees reports. The announcement came in response to concerns from DOJ Pride, a group that…

Murray May Be Named as Acting No. 3 at DOJ

U.S. Attorney General William Barr is considering Claire Murray, a former White House lawyer who recently joined his staff, for a top Justice Department role overseeing civil litigation and the Office of Justice Programs, including the COPS…