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Michael Stawasz, Deputy Chief for Computer Crime, Dept. of Justice

A new cybersecurity unit at the Justice Department will offer itself as a legal advisor for cyber crime investigations worldwide. It will be operating under the department's Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section. And its doors are already open. Michael Stawasz, the deputy chief for computer crime in the Justice Department's Criminal Division, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to explain why this unit was needed, as well as what sets it apart from DOJ's existing cyber crime departments.

Tags: Michael Stawasz , cybersecurity , Computer Crime and Intellectual Property , Tom Temin , Federal Drive

Friday - 12/19/2014, 11:05am EST
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Stacia Hylton, Director, U.S. Marshals Service

The National Academy of Public Administration has elected a new class of fellows. They're tasked with examining and reporting to Congress on some of the most complex management and policy issues in government. Stacia Hylton is director of the U.S. Marshals Service at the Justice Department. Her law enforcement career spans more than three decades, where she's held positions such as Chief for the Judicial Security Programs and the Emergency Response Incident Commander for Ground Zero after 9-11. Director Hylton joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to describe how she got started.

Tags: Stacy Hylton , U.S. Marshals Service , NAPA , NAPA fellow , management , Federal Drive , Tom Temin

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 11:13am EST
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Dirty money: How asset forfeiture is returning billions to the federal coffers

In 2013, the U.S. Marshals Service sold more than 22,000 seized assets for a total of $2 billion. In part one of our special report, Rainmakers and Money Savers, Federal News Radio goes behind the scenes of the Justice Department's asset forfeiture programs to examine the work federal employees are doing on a daily basis, resulting in billions of dollars going straight into the federal coffers.

Tags: FBI , Marshals Service , Rainmakers and Money Savers , Ciera Crawford , asset forfeiture , Jay Ramaswamy , Michelle Rankin

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 03:55am EDT
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Ciera Crawford, Producer, Federal News Radio

Who in the federal government saves Uncle Sam money? Who makes money for him? Federal News Radio's special report, Rainmakers and Money Savers, answers these questions. You know about the IRS and and Medicaid Fraud Control Units. But many other programs also keep an eye on federal coffers. In part one of our report, Ciera Crawford profiles three modern day federal Robin Hoods who redistribute the wealth. Read Ciera's related article .

Tags: Ciera Crawford , Rainmakers and Money Savers ,

Wednesday - 08/13/2014, 09:19am EDT
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Hewlett-Packard to pay $30 million for overbilling the Postal Service

The Justice Department announced Friday that Hewlett-Packard Co. will pay $32.5 million due to allegations of overcharging the U.S. Postal Service.

Tags: USPS , Hewlett Packard , fraud , False Claims Act , overcharging , contracting , Ellen Kortesoja

Monday - 08/04/2014, 10:32am EDT

Joe Klimavicz, chief information officer, Justice Department

The new Chief Information Officer at the Justice Department is reviewing his to-do list two months into the job. Joe Klimavicz took over as the Justice CIO in May after leaving the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Joe writes about his first weeks on the job on the CIO Council's blog. He says he had to dig in quickly and learn the ropes at DoJ.

Tags: NOAA , Joe Klimavicz , CIO Counci

Thursday - 07/24/2014, 06:10pm EDT
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Congressmen demand answers from DHS over new USIS contract

Two congressional leaders want to know whether USIS' history was considered when awarding a $190 million Homeland Security Department contract.

Tags: House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform , Elijah Cummings , Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Tom Coburn , Jeh Johnson , DHS , USIS , security clearance , dumping

Thursday - 07/17/2014, 04:09pm EDT

Senate backs wide array of cyber projects in 2015 approps bill

Cybersecurity projects and programs are getting some hefty backing from the Senate.

Tags: cybersecurity , 2015 appropriations bill , Department of Commerce , science , NIST , National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence , National Science Foundation

Monday - 06/16/2014, 09:14am EDT
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