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    FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) is a national security and law enforcement agency. It protects the United States from terrorism, espionage, cyberattacks, and major criminal threats. The bureau alsi provides investigative expertise, intelligence, resources, and training to domestic and international agencies and partners.
    HQWashington, US

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    Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)36,000
    Job Openings41
    Cybersecurity ratingCMore

    Key People/Management at FBI

    Christopher Wray

    Christopher Wray

    David Bowdich

    David Bowdich

    Deputy Director
    Paul Abbate

    Paul Abbate

    Associate Deputy Director
    Paul B. Murphy

    Paul B. Murphy

    Chief of Staff
    David Schlendorf

    David Schlendorf

    Associate Executive Assistant Director, Finance and Facilities Division
    Marlin Ritzman

    Marlin Ritzman

    Assistant Director, Information Management Division
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    FBI Office Locations

    FBI has offices in Washington, Albany, Albuquerque, Anchorage and in 137 other locations
    Washington, US (HQ)
    935 Pennsylvania Ave NW
    Albany, US
    200 McCarty Ave
    Albuquerque, US
    4200 Luecking Park Ave NE
    Anchorage, US
    101 E 6th Ave
    Atlanta, US
    3000 Flowers Rd S
    Birmingham, US
    1000 18th St N
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    FBI Financials and Metrics

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    FBI Cybersecurity Score

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    FBI Online and Social Media Presence

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    FBI Blogs

    Five Things to Know About NIBRS

    Next year, the National Incident-Based Reporting System will become the national crime data collection program. The result will be more robust and complete data for law enforcement, researchers, and the public.

    Tackling the Cyber Threat as a Global Community

    FBI Director Christopher Wray’s remarks at the World Economic Forum, Annual Meeting on Cybersecurity 2020: Enabling the Great Reset (virtual)


    The case of a Florida man who was sentenced to 60 years in prison for victimizing a teenager online highlights the growing crime of sextortion and its devastating real-life consequences.

    Director Wray Addresses International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference

    FBI Director Christopher Wray’s remarks at the International Association of Chiefs of Police virtual conference

    U.S. Cyber Camp Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony

    FBI Associate Deputy Director Paul Abbate's remarks at the U.S. Cyber Camp memorandum of understanding signing ceremony in Huntsville, Alabama

    New Top Ten Fugitive

    Jose Rodolfo Villarreal-Hernandez, wanted for allegedly directing individuals to track and murder a man in Southlake, Texas, has been added to the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted Fugitives list. A reward of up to $1 million is available for information leading to his arrest.
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    FBI Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was FBI founded?

      FBI was founded in 1908.

    • Who are FBI key executives?

      FBI's key executives are Christopher Wray, David Bowdich and Paul Abbate.

    • How many employees does FBI have?

      FBI has 36,000 employees.

    • Who are FBI competitors?

      Competitors of FBI include Defence Science and Technology, Cobwebs Technologies and NC4.

    • Where is FBI headquarters?

      FBI headquarters is located at 935 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington.

    • Where are FBI offices?

      FBI has offices in Washington, Albany, Albuquerque, Anchorage and in 137 other locations.

    • How many offices does FBI have?

      FBI has 142 offices.