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International Human Rights Unit

FBI Evidence Experts at War Crime Scene

Investigating Human Rights Violations

The FBI, through its International Human Rights Unit, plays a vital role in the U.S. government’s coordinated efforts to identify, locate, investigate, and prosecute perpetrators of genocide, war crimes, and other related mass atrocities.

You can help. If you believe you may have information concerning a specific incident of genocide, war crimes or other mass atrocities or related violations, please submit that information to us at or contact your local FBI office, domestically or internationally.