News Releases

GOP MONUMENT CRITICISM COULD ENCOURAGE DOMESTIC TERRORISTS-WATCHDOG

From: E&E

"A nonprofit watchdog group today warned that heated rhetoric from Republican members of Congress about a national monument created by the president in southern Nevada could…

HEATED RHETORIC ON NEVADA MONUMENT INVITES CONFRONTATION

Federal Employees in the West Put in Crosshairs by Superheated Political Rhetoric

DROUGHT PUSHES NEVADA RANCHERS TO TAKE ON WASHINGTON

From: New York Times

"When the Bureau of Land Management did not clamp down, environmental groups spoke out. The Western Watersheds Project accused “scofflaw ranchers” of “trashing”…

NEW DATA RELEASED ON VIOLENT THREATS TO FEDERAL EMPLOYEES

From: High Country News

"There’s a long history of violence toward federal public lands officers, as was evident in the results of last year’s High Country News investigation on the…

BLM REPORTS RECORD LOW NUMBER OF THREATS IN 2014

Despite Armed Standoff, Agency Claims Least Assaults and Threats Since 1996

SURRENDERED BUNDY DOCUMENTS SHED NO LIGHT ON EVENTS

BLM: No Criminal Referrals, Cattle Inventory, or Lessons Learned

BLM STILL TIGHTLY CLUTCHING BUNDY DOCUMENTS

Federal Judge Asked to Order Release of Records on Standoff and Aftermath

NEVADA U.S. ATTORNEY SITS ON CRIMINAL REFERRALS FROM BLM

35 Prosecution Requests Made on April 30th Still in Limbo as DOJ Withholds Status

EXTREMIST ANTI-GOVERNMENT MILITIAS ON THE RISE

DHS Assessment Finds Inaction on Bundy Stand-Off Likely to Spur More Violence

LAWSUIT SEEKS BUNDY DOCUMENTS AND ATTACK STATS ON BLM STAFF

BLM Stonewalls on Nevada Standoff, Post-Incident Precautions and Lessons Learned