Prosecution happens at both the national and the state levels and so a “federal crime” is one which is prosecuted under national criminal law rather than under state criminal law under which most of the crimes perpetrated in America are prosecuted.

Federal offenses normally involve national government agencies like the the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency, FBI, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the the IRS, the U.S. National Border Patrol, the Secret Service, or even potentially the United States Postal Service.

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