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Inside the FBI


​​​Tucked away in the rolling hills of Clarksburg, WV, lies a state-of-the-art, high-tech hub that most West Virginians know little about. The hub houses the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Division and is central to combatting crime and terrorism—playing a critical role in helping strengthen national security.

The heart of the complex boasts a 500,000-square-foot main office building on a 990-acre campus and includes features such as a 600-seat cafeteria, 500-seat auditorium and 100,000-square-foot computer center.

The CJIS Division is the largest in the FBI and has one of the biggest impacts on the American people, yet people know the least about its various functions and responsibilities.

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