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National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 12173 / Local Identifier 65.103 - YOUR FBI - Department of Justice. Federal Bureau of Investigation. (1935 - ). NEWS RELEASE VIDEO RECORDING: Shows FBI Hoover building and describesmission of Agency. Shows old footage of 1930's gansters, George "MachineGun" Kelly, "Babyface" Nelson, "Prettyboy" Floyd, and John Dillinger toillustrate how aggressive Agency was at solving crimes under DirectorHoover. Discusses expansion of agency after WW II to include investigations of espionage, sabatoge, loan sharks, interstate gambling, 1950's Brinks robbery, and KKK violence. Indicates that aggressive nature of agency did not change with death of J. Edgar Hoover in 1972. -
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