Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)
ADVANCE FOR RELEASE AT 4:30 P.M. EST BJS SUNDAY, MARCH 12, 2000 202/307-0784 NUMBER OF FEDERAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS GREW 11 PERCENT IN TWO YEARS WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The number of federal law enforcement officers grew by about 8,000 men and women, or 11 percent, from June 1996 through June 1998, the Justice Department's Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today. Approximately half of this growth was within the department's Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS).
The FJSP provides annual data on workload, activities, and outcomes associated with federal criminal cases. BJS acquires information on all aspects of processing in the federal justice system, including—
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OVER 18,000 CHARGED WITH FEDERAL MONEY LAUNDERING FROM 1994 THROUGH 2001
WASHINGTON, D.C.About 18,500 defendants faced federal money laundering charges in U.S.