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Have you ever seen a movie or TV show where a local sheriff or detective storms up to a shiny black car with government plates and yells at the smartly-dressed man (or woman) who has just begun giving orders to the lowly patrol officers on the scene?

Well, as an FBI Special Agent, you would be that smartly dressed man (or woman). Aside from having supernatural handgun accuracy, Batman-class detective skills, and an arsenal of the coolest gadgets government money can buy, you also have the jurisdiction to outrank local law enforcement on cases involving things as diverse as interstate drug trafficking, public corruption, bank fraud, serial killers, matters of national security, or major crimes on an Indian reservation. We're not even making that last one up.