November 20, 2022
The first Chinese intelligence officer ever extradited to the United States to face trial was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison for trying to steal secrets about aircraft engines from General Electric, among other crimes.
Justice Department officials touted the conviction of Yanjun Xu as evidence not just of China’s ambitious efforts to use government spies to engage in espionage that benefits Chinese firms, but of the U.S. government’s growing attempts to find, arrest and prosecute such operatives.
More News & Insights
Event Recaps – January 29, 2023
Boston Members Host General Andrew P. Poppas, Commanding General, United States Army Forces Command On January 26th, General Andrew P. Poppas, Commanding General, United States Army Forces Command, met with…
Greg Bowman Appointed SVP & CSO of Siemens Government Technologies
Greg Bowman has been named senior vice president and chief strategy officer of Siemens Government Technologies, where he previously served as chief innovation officer and vice president of corporate development. In this…
Dr. Kiernan Joins San Diego Harbor Police Foundation Board of Directors
The San Diego Harbor Police Foundation (SDHPF), a recognized 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner, has announced the addition of Dr. Kathleen L. Kiernan to its board of directors. A 29-year veteran of Federal Law Enforcement,…