CIA Memo re: "Possible Violations of Federal Criminal Law"

<p>This memo refers to the CIA Office of Inspector General's investigation into the &quot;facts and circumstances surrounding the death in U.S. custody of Iraqi detainee Manadal Al-Jamaidi. Assistant Inspector General for Investigations, Mona B. Alderson, writes to Assistant Attorney General Christopher A. Wray, &quot;A Joint CIA/Army Criminal Investigation Division (CID) investigation is ongoing. I am referring this matter to you now concurrent with the release of the Final Autopsy Report.&quot;</p>

Doc_type: 
Non-legal Memo
Doc_date: 
Friday, February 20, 2004
Doc_rel_date: 
Thursday, March 14, 2013
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The Honorable Christopher A. Wray Assistant Attorney General Criminal Division Department of Justice Washington, D.C. 20530 Attention: Bruce C. Swartz, Esquire Deputy Assistant Attorney General Re: able Viol ions of Federal Criminal Law Dear Mr. Wray: • (U//FOUO) 1 am writing to you pursuant to Title 50 U.S.C. §403q(b)(5) to report information cOncerning possible violations of federal criminal law. (S//NF) The Office of Inspector General (OIG) is investigating the facts and circumstances surrounding the death in U.S. custody of Iraqi detainee Manadal Al-Jamaidi, Al-Jamaidi was ca tured by a Navy Seal Team contingent on *igavemNrer 2003, and died at Abu Ghurayb prison, near Baghdad. A subsequent autopsy by a Medical Examiner from the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP) disclosed Al-Jamaidi suffered six broken ribs and numerous contusions prior to his death. The cause of death was determined to be "blunt force injuries complicated by compromised respiration;" the manner of death was described as homicide. (u//Fouo) A joint CIA OIG/Army Criminal Investigation Division (CID) investigation is ongoing. I am referring this matter to you now concurrent with the release of the Final Autopsy Report. SE CO5950660 The Honorable Christopher A. Wray AITILE4 Special Investigator of this office is thesfocal point in this matter. For reference pu cses—ths case has been designated as case number IG. Sincerely, Mona B. Alderson Assistant Inspector General for Investigations cc: Barry Sabih Counterterrorism Section, DoJ CO5950660 The Honorable Christopher A. Wray LOIC4/ Li (1n.r,,, ....,, 21 4) Distribution: Original - Addressee 1 bcc: Bruce C. Swartz, Deputy Assistant Attorney General 1 - cc: Barry Sabin, Counterterrorism Section, Criminal Div, DoJ 1 - MBA Chrono 1 - DoJ Referral File 1 - INV Chrono 1 - INV Subject File

Doc_nid: 
9589
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63