|(17 Feb 2011)
Federal criminal prosecutions totaled 12,494 for the month of November according to the most recent data released by the Department of Justice.
The Department of Homeland Security was the lead agency for over half (57%) of these prosecutions; other agencies with substantial numbers of referrals were the Drug Enforcement Administration (11%), the FBI (9%) and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (5%).
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