TITLE

FIXING THE FBI

AUTHOR(S)
Ragavan, Chitra; Hook, Carol
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;3/28/2005, Vol. 138 Issue 11, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Profiles FBI Director Robert Mueller. Question as to whether Mueller can guide the FBI through some of the most wrenching changes in its nearly 97-year history; Reference to the fixed culture of the FBI; Transformation of a big, tradition-conscious police agency into a forward-leaning, fast-moving intelligence agency; Description of Mueller as a student of management theory; Discussion of the failure of a records management software package called Virtual Case File, or VCF; Reference to Mueller's management style; Criticisms of the FBI; Impact of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001; Reference to intelligence-driven priorities; Concern of some about walking away from traditional crime fighting work to devote time to counterterrorism investigations.
ACCESSION #
16487474

 

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