The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the New York Police Department plan to use an anti-terrorism task force model that helped hunt down the Times Square bomber to go after computer hackers and scammers.
Faisal Shahzad , a naturalized U.S. citizen who said he was trained to use explosives by the Pakistani Taliban, pleaded guilty to driving a bomb-laden car into New York’s Times Square to avenge the deaths of Muslims.
The two brothers suspected in the deadly Boston Marathon bombings planned to drive to New York City after the April 15 attack and set off more explosives in Times Square, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg said.
Faisal Shahzad , the naturalized U.S. citizen who drove a bomb-laden vehicle into New York’s Times Square, was ordered by a federal judge to spend the rest of his life in prison and told to think about “whether the Koran wants you to kill lots of people.”
Prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombings have begun to grapple with the daunting task of assembling evidence from multiple crime scenes and around the world to explain to jurors the story behind the attack, as the latest example of terror on American soil moves to a courtroom.
In the view of certain members of Congress, the problem with constitutional rights in this country is that every American gets them. Once you are either born into citizenship or earn it through naturalization, it’s almost impossible for the government to take it away.
A naturalized U.S. citizen from Pakistan told prosecutors he tried to detonate a car bomb in New York’s Times Square to kill tourists and theater goers, and has been providing information on the terrorist plot, the U.S. said.