Each Monday, The Eagle highlights a government record that is available to the public. Open records help people keep government in check and help them better understand how government affects their lives.
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The record: Crime alerts by the FBI.
Why you’d want them: To learn more about criminals sought by the FBI. Information is updated when suspects, such as those in the recent Boston Marathon bombings, are arrested or located.
Where you get it: Go to www.fbi.gov/wanted/alert
How much does it cost: The information is free.