Attorney General Merrick B. Garland addresses members of the Kleptocapture Task Force in the Attorney General’s conference room at the Department of Justice

Task Force KleptoCapture will be staffed with prosecutors, agents, analysts, and professional staff across the Department who are experts in sanctions and export control enforcement, anticorruption, asset forfeiture, anti-money laundering, tax enforcement, national security investigations, and foreign evidence collection. It will leverage all the Department’s tools and authorities against efforts to evade or undermine the economic actions taken by the U.S. government in response to Russian military aggression.