Investigative Responsibility18 U.S.C. §§
878, 970, 1116, 1117 and 1201
- FBI - Responsibility for the Federal investigation of all violations of
protection of foreign officials, internationally protected persons (IPP) and
official guests statutes (18 U.S.C. §§ 112,878,970,1116,1117 and
has been assigned to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).
- Treasury Department - The assignment of investigative jurisdiction to
FBI over crimes against foreign officials, internationally protected persons
official guests does not limit the power of the Secretary of the Treasury in
discharge of his/her statutory protective responsibilities. See 3
§ 202; 18 U.S.C. § 3056.
[cited in USAM 9-65.800]