Federal agent tackles local crime

Following the terrorist attacks of 9/11, federal agencies came to realize their inability to quickly and accurately share information. Critics said this lack of interagency cooperation was a fatal flaw that failed to prevent the devastating attacks.
In response, President George W. Bush created the Department of Homeland Security in 2002 as a means of bringing together a number of federal agencies. The consolidation was made to create better communication and coordination b...

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