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Arrest made in Statue of Liberty bomb hoax

Friday, Aug 21, 2015 @ 9:24am by BioPrepWatch Reports

An arrest has been made in a case of a hoax bomb threat at the Statue of Liberty, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced on Wednesday.
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New York man sentenced to 33 months in letter hoax

Friday, Jun 12, 2015 @ 3:36pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Brian Norton of Cicero, New York, was sentenced to 33 months in prison on June 3 after pleading guilty to sending approximately 21 letters with substances that he claimed were either ricin or anthrax spores.
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FBI details explosive intelligence work

Friday, Apr 3, 2015 @ 3:02pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) released an overview of the duties and functions of the National Explosives Task Force (NETF) on Friday.
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GAO recommends policy changes for future FBI anthrax investigations

Monday, Dec 22, 2014 @ 2:55pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) recommended the FBI improve its procedures after conducting a study on the bureau's statistical analyses and genetic test development process for samples of the anthrax-causing bacterium that was intentionally released in 2001.
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FBI's hazardous-waste preparedness simulation helps shape protocols

Tuesday, Dec 2, 2014 @ 6:42pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

The FBI's Chemical Countermeasures Unit held a worst-case simulation Monday at a Houston-area hazardous waste disposal company, the bureau said.
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Former student pleads guilty to ricin possession

Tuesday, Sep 16, 2014 @ 3:33pm by BioPrepWatch Reports

Former Georgetown University student Daniel Milzman, 19, pled guilty Sept. 15 to a charge of unregistered possession of a ricin.
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