Oral Histories

Firsthand, personal accounts of events in American law enforcement history

The Museum Oral History Collection is home to many fascinating oral histories of historical law enforcement figures and individuals. These firsthand, personal accounts are available to the public and include transcripts and video recordings of law enforcement officers' recollections of their work and the events that they participated in.

Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI

Oral histories of former FBI agents conducted by the Society of Former Special Agents of the FBI.

Museum Oral History Collection

The Museum collection includes Witness to History oral histories and others.

The Museum’s Witness to History program is generously funded by the Target Corporation.®