The FBI said it’s taking serious steps to address sexual harassment within its ranks after a media report revealed the bureau mishandled misconduct allegations against high-ranking officials.
A former special agent in charge of the FBI’s Albany Field Office in New York sexually harassing eight female subordinates, according to the Justice Department’s internal watchdog.
By Steve Neavling ticklethewire.com James N. Hendricks, the former special agent in charge of the FBI’s Albany Field Office, is accused of sexually harassing eight subordinate employees and creating a hostile work environment for another employee, according to an Inspector General’s Office obtained by The Albany Times Union. The IG says the harassment happened while…
A female FBI trainee becomes the 17th woman to claim she was sexually harassed at the bureau’s training academy in Quantico, Va.
Instead of learning more about her son’s situation, she said the agent force her to watch him masturbate.
House Judiciary Committee leaders are requesting the Justice Department’s internal watchdog investigate the FBI’s training academy after 16 women accused the bureau of gender discrimination.
The Justice Department is increasingly mishandling sexual harassment complaints and often failing to properly discipline government employees who behave inappropriately, according to the DOJ’s Office of Inspector General.
Greg Bower, a former top prosecutor who currently is the FBI’s top liaison with Congress during its investigation in Russian election meddling, has been cited for misconduct in an 8-year-old sex discrimination case.