Washington, DC - The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will co-host a Stop Illegal Robocalls Expo on Monday, April 23, 2018, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery, 702 Eighth Street, NW, Washington, DC 20068.

Washington, DC - The ringleader of an operation that lured people into an expensive negative-option scam using a low-cost “trial” offer for tooth whiteners and other products is banned from negative-option sales under a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission.

Washington, DC - FBI Director Christopher Wray has named executives to three senior leadership positions: David T. Resch as executive assistant director of the Criminal, Cyber, Response, and Services Branch; Andrew W. Vale as executive assistant director of the Human Resources Branch; and Nancy McNamara as assistant director in charge of the Washington Field Office.

Worcester, Massachusetts - Two associates of the Genovese La Cosa Nostra (LCN) crime family were sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Worcester, Massachusetts on extortion-related charges.

Washington, DC - On Friday, April 13, 2018, the President signed into law:

New York - Three New York residents were indicted Tuesday in two separate indictments for providing cash bribes to an employee of the U.S. Department of the Navy to make unauthorized liquor purchases at a Navy Exchange (NEX), announced Acting Assistant Attorney General John P. Cronan of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division.