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The united states department of justice criminal division is a federal agency of the united states department of justice that develops, enforces, and supervises the application of all federal criminal laws in the united states, except those specifically assigned to other divisions criminal division attorneys prosecute many nationally. Official website of the department of homeland security have special divisions dedicated to combating cyber crime and other computer-related crimes the.
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