Resources

  • SNITCHING: Criminal Informants and the Erosion of American Justice
  • U.S. Attorney General's Guidelines on the FBI's Use of Confidential Human Sources
  • Sarah Stillman, The Throwaways, The New Yorker (2012) (article on the use of juvenile informants)

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Saturday, November 26, 2016

Young Idaho informant is killed

Isaiah Wall was 19 and, according to his friends and his phone, working as a police informant. He was killed by a gunshot to his head.  The Idaho State Police have not acknowledged whether he was working for them, or whether his death was related to his undercover activities.  Here is the ongoing investigation: Unfinished Business.