FBI’s Scandals: Ruby Ridge

John Ligato is a former FBI officer working at the agency during the events that unfolded at Ruby Ridge in 1992. One of the most well-known FBI scandals, Ligato explains how the FBI approached a former veteran known as Randy Weaver, who they believed they had too many guns for their liking. When the FBI infiltrated Weaver’s property, the intervention turned into a shootout that left his dog, child and wife all dead at the hands of law enforcement.