Files: JFK Assassination

Today at 8 a.m., the National Archives released a group of documents (the first of several expected releases), along with 17 audio files, previously withheld in accordance with the JFK Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992. The materials released today are available online only.  Access to the original paper records will occur at a future date. Download the files online: https://www.archives.gov/research/jfk/2017-release Highlights of this release include 17 audio files of interviews of Yuri Nosenko, a KGB officer who defected to the United States in January 1964.
Media Alert ·Monday, July 24, 2017
Español President Orders Release of All Remaining Section 5 Records and More Precise Review for Remaining Redactions within Six Months The National Archives today released 2,891 records related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy that are subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act). These records are available for download online.
Press Release ·Thursday, October 26, 2017
553 Newly Released CIA Documents Posted In the third public release this year, the National Archives today posted 676 records subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act). Last week, President Donald J.
Press Release ·Friday, November 3, 2017
In the fourth public release this year, the National Archives today posted 13,213  records subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act).    The majority of the documents released today were released previously in redacted form.  The versions released today were prepared by agencies prior to October 26, 2017, and were posted to make the latest versions of the documents available as expeditiously as possible.  Released records are available for download. On October 26, 2017, President Donald J.
Press Release ·Thursday, November 9, 2017
In the fifth public release this year, the National Archives today posted 10,744  records subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act).    All of the documents released today are from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).  Of the documents released today, 8,336 documents are released in their entirety and 2,408 are released with limited redactions.  Also, this is the first release for 144 of the documents.  Released records are available for download.
Press Release ·Friday, November 17, 2017
In the sixth public release this year, the National Archives today posted 3,539 documents subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act). Released documents are available for download.
Press Release ·Friday, December 15, 2017

In the last official document released, that “previously unreported evidence presented here is relevant to the reports, that a CIA attempt to kill Fidel Castro may have backfired against Kennedy.”

In accordance with President Trump’s direction on October 26, 2017, the National Archives today posted 19,045 documents subject to the President John F. Kennedy Assassination Records Collection Act of 1992 (JFK Act).   Released documents are available for download.  The versions released today were processed by agencies in accordance with the President’s direction that agency heads be extremely circumspect in recommending any further postponement.   The John F.
Press Release ·Thursday, April 26, 2018
Paper CIA Activities & the Warren Investigation
Records Relating to Key Persons, 11/30/1963 – 09/24/1964 [table striped="true" responsive="true"] [table striped="true" responsive="true"] Have a question about JFK Assassination Records?Ask it on HistoryHub! National Archives Identifier with link to National Archives Catalog Description Folder Title Box # 7460327 Abt, John 1 7460328 Adamcik, J.P. 1 7460329 Adams, Robert 1 7460330 Adams, Vickie 1 7460331 Akin, Gene Dr.
Itemized List of Key Persons
Have a question about JFK Assassination Records?Ask it on HistoryHub! The Warren Commission report is also available as a single PDF file (77.5MB) from the GPO website. It is keyword searchable.
Warren Commission Documents
Final Report of the Assassination Records

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