Posts Tagged ‘america’

New Network Takes Aim at Cyber Threats to National Security

  • November 14, 2012
  • Tama Kudman
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Amidst a continuing increase in national security-related cyber attacks and intrusions targeting America, the National Security Division (NSD), in partnership with the Criminal Division’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section (CCIPS) and U.S. Attorney’s Offices across the country, last week launched a new, nationwide program focused on combating cyber-based terrorism and state sponsored computer intrusions. 

A Message from the Attorney General on the Defending Childhood Initiative

  • September 4, 2012
  • Adam Ferezy
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Since the launch of the Defending Childhood Initiative in 2010  the Justice Department has been working with leading researchers to take an in-depth look at the problem of children exposed to violence.  What we have learned has been a wake-up call, and warning bell, for all of us.

Remembering Dr. King’s Dream

  • August 28, 2012
  • Tama Kudman
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The following post appears courtesy of Tom Perez, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division.                                              Forty-nine years ago today, hundreds of thousands of Americans gathered in National Mall for the March on Washington. United and unrelenting, they called on our nation to live up to its fundamental ideals of limitless opportunity and of liberty and

How Not to Spell Relief: Debt Relief Scams

  • August 16, 2012
  • Tama Kudman
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Four years removed from one of the greatest economic crises in history, consumers are still reeling from the aftereffects.  So, many consumers, feeling the crunch of growing credit card debt, are seeking help from companies holding themselves out as debt relief providers.  And getting nothing in return. These companies generally offer to settle a consumer’s