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Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Justice is to uphold the rule of law, to keep our country safe, and to protect civil rights.

Our Values

  • Independence and Impartiality. We work each day to earn the public’s trust by following the facts and the law wherever they may lead, without prejudice or improper influence.
  • Honesty and Integrity. Our employees adhere to the highest standards of ethical behavior, mindful that, as public servants, we must work to earn the trust of, and inspire confidence in, the public we serve.
  • Respect. Our employees value differences in people and in ideas and treat everyone with fairness, dignity, and compassion.
  • Excellence. We work every day to provide the highest levels of service to the American people and to be a responsible steward of the taxpayers’ dollars.
By the Numbers
7
Litigating Divisions
5
Law Enforcement Bureaus
94
U.S. Attorneys' Offices
$3.2B+
Grants to State, Local & Tribal Partners
Our Work
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DOJ Components and Agencies

The Department of Justice consists of multiple components and agencies dedicated to upholding our mission. 

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Subject Matter Areas, Initiatives, and Programs

Learn more about the work we do on a variety of focused topics.

News

From Our Most Wanted Files

  • Photograph of Julio Alex Diaz
    Julio Alex Diaz
    DEA Field Office: Massachusetts
    Wanted For: 21 USC 846 Conspiracy to Possess with Intent to Distribute…
    Locations:
    US, MA
  • Photograph of Rommel Pascua Cipriano
    Rommel Pascua Cipriano
    DEA Field Office: California Eastern
    Wanted For: Distribution
    Locations:
    US, California
  • Photograph of Chuen Yip
    Chuen Yip
    DEA Field Office: Texas Northern
    Wanted For: Title 21 USC 846
    Locations:
    China
  • Photograph of Arnoldo Jimenez
    Arnoldo Jimenez
    FBI Field Office: Chicago
    Wanted For: Arnoldo Jimenez is wanted for allegedly killing his wife on…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel
    Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel
    FBI Field Office: Baltimore
    Wanted For: Bhadreshkumar Chetanbhai Patel is wanted for allegedly…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Alejandro Rosales Castillo
    Alejandro Rosales Castillo
    FBI Field Office: Charlotte
    Wanted For: Alejandro Rosales Castillo is wanted for his alleged…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Alexis Flores
    Alexis Flores
    FBI Field Office: Philadelphia
    Wanted For: Alexis Flores is wanted for his alleged involvement in the…
    Locations:
    HND, USA, US-PA
  • Photograph of Jose Rodolfo Villarreal-Hernandez
    Jose Rodolfo Villarreal-Hernandez
    FBI Field Office: Dallas
    Wanted For: Jose Rodolfo Villarreal-Hernandez, also known as “El Gato,”…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Rafael Caro-Quintero
    Rafael Caro-Quintero
    Wanted For: Rafael Caro-Quintero is wanted for his alleged involvement…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Yulan Adonay Archaga Carias
    Yulan Adonay Archaga Carias
    Wanted For: Yulan Adonay Archaga Carias is charged federally in the…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Ismael Zambada Garcia
    Ismael Zambada Garcia
    DEA Field Office: Texas Western
    Wanted For: The following alleged Federal Drug Violations: 1) 18 USC…
    Locations:
    Unknown, Unknown
  • Photograph of Yulan Andony Archaga Carias
    Yulan Andony Archaga Carias
    DEA Field Office: New York Southern
    Wanted For: Cocaine importation; racketeering conspiracy; possession and…
    Locations:
    San Pedro Sula, Honduras