Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty ImagesAttorney General William Barr speaks during a July event at the Department of Justice in Washington. In a Monday speech to the Fraternal Order of Police in New Orleans, Barr said the Justice Department will get “to the bottom” of the circumstances surrounding the apparent suicide of high-society sex convict Jeffrey Epstein. Epstein’s body was found Saturday morning in his jail cell in New York. (Saul Loeb / AFP / Getty Images)
After the weekend death of Jeffrey Epstein, Attorney General William Barr is deadly serious.
In a strongly worded speech Monday, the nation’s top law enforcement officer criticized those responsible for security at Manhattan’s Metropolitan Correctional Center and emphasized how important the case was.
Then he vowed that no one who was “complicit” in Epstein’s crimes will escape justice.
Addressing a Fraternal Order of Police convention in New Orleans, Barr described his own feelings upon learning that the high-society