The Criminal Division uses its expertise, knowledge, and national perspective to coordinate and lead task forces on numerous criminal issues. See below to learn more about a particular task force.
On July 11, 2018, President Trump signed Executive Order 13844, establishing the Task Force on Market Integrity and Consumer Fraud. The Task Force is part of a government-wide initiative to combat fraud against consumers – particularly the elderly, service members, and veterans – and corporate fraud that victimizes the general public and the government.
The Department of Justice Task Force on Intellectual Property is part of a Department-wide initiative to confront the growing number of domestic and international intellectual property crimes. It is chaired by
the Deputy Attorney General.