Gross Inefficiency of FBI’s Guardian Database: Five Arrests from 161,948 Suspicious Activity Files

By: Monday December 20, 2010 1:34 pm

That, as much as the skeptical comments from true experts like Philip Mudd and Charles Allen included in the story, really lays the stark inefficiency of this entire network: Less then .1% of the Suspicious Activity Reports have resulted in any real investigation, and just 5% of those investigations–a teeny fraction of the total–have resulted in any arrest.

So I hope no one actually believes this effort is an effective means to root out terrorism, however that gets defined.

 

Under Michael Chertoff, DHS Used David Horowitz Propaganda in Intell Report

By: Friday March 12, 2010 6:35 am

Newsweek’s Mark Hosenball reports that Dianne Feinstein and other Senate Dems have accused the Department of Homeland Security’s spooks of using right wing propaganda to develop finished intelligence reports on Muslims.

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