Federal Bureau of Prisons riot team deployed to Miami – FBI riot team deployed to DC

Attorney General William Barr has deployed federal riot teams to Washington, D.C., and Miami in an attempt to quell violent clashes between protesters and police.Riot teams are being sent from the , while the FBI also has directed its elite Hostage Rescue Unit to help in D.C., a senior Justice Department official said Monday.A weekend of rioting in the nation’s capital left deep scars in the shadow of the White House and across the city where 88 people have been arrested, while dozens of law enforcement officers, including Secret Service agents were injured. The federal prison riot team arrived in Miami Sunday.

Source: AG Barr deploying federal riot teams to DC, Miami to quell unrest, DOJ official says