Entity: DOJ - Federal Bureau of Investigation

Reply Brief: American Oversight v. DOJ and FBI – Witness Interview Records

September 3, 2020
Reply brief filed by American Oversight in the watchdog group's lawsuit seeking the release of witness interview records, including those of former Trump attorney Michael Cohen, in connection with the closed investigation into President Trump’s potential campaign finance violations.

Investigations Update: Operation Legend, Crossfire Hurricane, and the Rush for a Coronavirus Vaccine

September 1, 2020
See the latest in our investigations into the Trump administration’s politicized Operation Legend, the rush for school reopenings and a Covid-19 vaccine, and partisan FBI responses to congressional requests.

FOIA to FBI Seeking Communications in Light of Congressional Probes of Crossfire Hurricane

August 31, 2020
FOIA request to FBI seeking communications with congressional staff responsible for congressional probes of Crossfire Hurricane.

FOIA to FBI Seeking Directives Regarding Congressional Probes of Crossfire Hurricane

August 31, 2020
FOIA request to the FBI seeking directives or instructions regarding agency responses to congressional probes of Crossfire Hurricane in light of reports that documents were distributed on a partisan basis.

Rejection from FBI Regarding Reimbursements Made to Officers Deployed to Portland

August 21, 2020
The Federal Bureau of Investigations rejected American Oversight's request for records identifying reimbursements made to officers deployed to the greater Portland, Oregon area from June 1, 2020 to August 12, 2020.

Rejection from FBI Regarding Costs of Lodging for Portland Deployment

August 19, 2020
The Federal Bureau of Investigations rejected American Oversight's request for records identifying the cost of lodging federal agents in the greater Portland, Oregon area from June 20, 2020 to August 12, 2020.

Investigations Update: Postal Service Sabotage, Covid-19 Operation Warp Speed, and Portland Protest Deployment Costs

August 18, 2020
See the latest in our investigations of the Trump administration's attacks on the U.S. Postal Service, the struggling federal response to the coronavirus pandemic, and the taxpayer resources used to deploy federal agents to suppress racial justice protests in Portland.

Rejection Response from FBI Regarding Operation Legend Arrest Data

August 18, 2020
The Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation rejected American Oversight's request for documents regarding arrests performed by personnel deployed as part of the DOJ’s Operation Legend.

Withheld Records Response from FBI Regarding SF-86 for Richard Grenell

August 18, 2020
The Federal Bureau of Investigation stated it is withholding records responsive to American Oversight's request for the SF-86 of Richard Grenell, Ambassador to Germany and Acting Director of National Intelligence.

Rejection Response from FBI Regarding Numbers of Personnel Deployed in Operation Legend

August 14, 2020
The Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation rejected American Oversight's request for records reflecting the number of federal personnel deployed to American cities as part of Operation Legend.