From Fox Mulder to Robert Mueller, the FBI has always been an intriguing organization, whether portrayed on your favorite Tv dramas or lighting up the news alerts on your telephone.
We sifted through fact and fiction to gather up 20 jaw-dropping tidbits about the Federal Bureau of Investigation, from the hilarious to the chilling.
Ever heard of the FBI’s Most Wanted list?
Once someone lands a place on the list, their name can only be removed if they’re captured, the charges against them are fallen, or if they are no longer considered to be a “particularly dangerous menace to society.” Of the 518 people that have been on the Most Wanted list since it was started in 1950, 484 have been apprehended or located.
In the 1960 s, the Bureau spent two years investigating a song.
Sacha Baron Cohen nearly get himself into hot water with the FBI.
They busted a hacker with a astonishingly weak password.
Your fingerprints may be on file, even though they are you’ve never been arrested.