Alexander Rackley

Overview


Born: 2 June 1949
Died: 20 May 1969
FBI Number: 417 913 G

Alex Rackley was originally from Jacksonville, Florida, and joined the Black Panther Party in New York City. He then moved to the New Haven branch, where he was suspected of being an informant and tortured for numerous days before being murdered by Warren Kimbro and Lonnie McLucas Jr. on orders from George Sams Jr., who claimed to have orders for Rackley's execution from national headquarters.

FOIA Information


This release includes 433 pages from file 95-HQ-153880. Cases classified 95 deal with "Laboratory Examinations (Examinations of Evidence in Other Than FBI Case Files)." More documents will most likely be forthcoming.

Letter 1 – "Documents Released"
Letter 2 – "Documents Released"

Deletions

Documents

SERIAL DATE DOCUMENT CROSS REFERENCES
95-HQ-153880-2 1969 May 22 James Ahern to Director • Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-2 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-1 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880-2 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-1 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet • Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880-3 1969 May 23 James Ahern to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 23 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880-1 1969 May 26 Leo J. Mulcahy to Director
95-HQ-153880-4 1969 May 26 James Ahern to Director • Lloyd Goodrow
95-HQ-153880-8 1969 May 26 Director to SAC New Haven • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-2 1969 May 26 James Ahern to Director • Lloyd Goodrow
95-HQ-153880-12 1969 May 26 James Ahern to Director • Lloyd Goodrow
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-2 1969 May 27 New Haven Police Department Supplementary Report • Warren Kimbro
• Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880- 5 1969 May 27 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880-6 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-3 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880-4 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-4 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880-4 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-4 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-11 1969 May 27 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880-11 1969 May 27 Latent Fingerprint Section Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 James Ahern to Unknown
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 SAC New York to Director • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 27 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 28 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880-12X 1969 May 28 James Ahern to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 28 FBI to Leo J. Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880-6 1969 May 28 James Ahern to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 29 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 May 29 Laboratory Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Cortlandt Cunningham
95-HQ-153880-11 1969 May 29 Latent Fingerprint Section Work Sheet • James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-21 1969 May 29 Director to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880-7 1969 June 2 Director to SAC New Haven • Theodore L. Gunderson (ASAC)
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 2 Leo J. Mulcahy to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 2 Blood Examination
95-HQ-153880-13 1969 June 4 James Ahern to Director • William Glossa (SA)
• Lloyd Goodrow (SA)
• Charles Weeks (SAC)
95-HQ-153880-14 1969 June 4 SAC Boston to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 5 Director to Arnold Markle
95-HQ-153880-11 1969 June 5 Director to James Ahern • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 5 FBI to James Ahern • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 6 James Ahern to Latent Fingerprint Section
95-HQ-153880-14 1969 June 9 Latent Fingerprint Section Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880-10 1969 June 11 Director to James Ahern • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-13 1969 June 11 Director to James Ahern • William F. Glossa (SA)
• Lloyd S. Goodrow (SA)
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 11 SAC Denver to Director • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 11 Listing of Evidence
95-HQ-153880-14 1969 June 12 FBI Identification Division to SAC Boston
95-HQ-153880-19 1969 June 12 James Ahern to Director • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-6 1969 June 12 FBI to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 12 FBI to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880-15 1969 June 13 Laboratory Work Sheet
105-HQ-165706-32-118 1969 June 14 SAC New Haven to Director • Warren Kimbro
105-HQ-165706-32-117 1969 June 16 Unknown to Conrad
95-HQ-153880-17 1969 June 19 Latent Fingerprint Section Work Sheet • James Ahern
• Warren Kimbro
100-NH-19186 1969 June 19 Tape Transcript • Alprentice Carter
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-26 1969 June 19 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880-21X 1969 June 19 Director to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-22 1969 June 19 Laboratory Work Sheet
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 20 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 20 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-19 1969 June 20 Director to James Ahern • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 23 FBI to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880-15 1969 June 25 FBI Latent Fingerprint Section to SAC Denver
95-HQ-153880-18 1969 June 25 Unknown to Trotter • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-16 1969 June 26 Evidence Receipt • James Ahern
• Leo Mulcahy
95-HQ-153880-17 1969 June 26 Unknown to Conrad • Arnold Markle
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-20 1969 June 26 James Ahern to Director • Ted Gunderson (SA)
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-22 1969 June 26 Evidence Receipt • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 26 Package Receipt Tickler • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-6 1969 June 26 FBI to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880 1969 June 30 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 July 2 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-26 1969 July 2 Unknown to Conrad
95-HQ-153880-22 1969 July 9 FBI Laboratory to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880-22 1969 July 9 FBI Laboratory to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880 1969 July 14 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880 1969 July 16 FBI to James Ahern
95-HQ-153880-23 1969 July 17 SAC New Haven to Director • Arnold Markle
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-24 1969 July 24 SAC New Haven to Director • Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880-25 1969 July 24 Report of the New Haven Field Office • George F. Bergeron (SA)
• Alprentice Carter
• Eldridge Cleaver
• W. C. Hendricks Jr. (SA)
• Ericka Huggins
• Malcolm X
• Arnold Markle
• Huey Newton
• Richard Nixon
• Warren Kimbro
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-26 1969 July 31 FBI Laboratory to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880 1969 July 31 FBI Laboratory to SAC New Haven
95-HQ-153880 1969 August 6 FBI to SAC San Francisco
95-HQ-153880-29 1969 August 21 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880-29 1969 August 22 Director to SAC New Haven • Cortlandt Cunningham (SA)
95-HQ-153880-A 1969 August 22 UPI Article • Vincent J. De Rosa
• John A. O’Kane
• Warren Kimbro
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
• Landon Williams
95-HQ-153880-A 1969 August 22 UPI Article • John A. O’Kane
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1969 August 24 New York Sunday News Article • Stokely Carmichael
• Vincent J. De Rosa
• Warren Kimbro
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-27 1969 August 28 Unknown to Trotter • Theodore L. Gunderson (ASAC)
95-HQ-153880-28 1969 August 29 Jevons to Conrad
95-HQ-153880-30 1969 August 29 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880 1969 November 3 SAC New Haven to Director
95-HQ-153880-31 1969 November 6 Director to SAC New Haven • Cortlandt Cunningham (SA)
95-HQ-153880 1969 November 13 SAC New Haven to Director • Arnold Markle
95-HQ-153880 1969 November 17 Director to SAC New Haven • Arnold Markle
95-HQ-153880-32 1969 November 25 Unknown to Walters • Aaron J. Palmer
95-HQ-153880-33 1969 November 27 Unknown to Conrad • Cortlandt Cunningham (SA)
95-HQ-153880-34 1970 January 12 SAC New Haven to Director • Arnold Markle
• Aaron J. Palmer
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 February 8 New York Times Article • Ericka Huggins
• Warren Kimbro
• William Kimbro
• Sylvia Kimbro
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 March 5 UPI Article • George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
• Alfonso Zirpoli
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 March 13 UPI Article • Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 April 8 UPI Article • Arnold Markle
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 April 11 Washington Post Times Herald Article • Margaret Hudgins
• Ericka Huggins
• Lonnie McLucas
• Bobby Seale
• Rose Marie Smith
95-HQ-153880 1970 April 15 Washington Evening Star Article • Emory Douglas
• David Hilliard
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 April 22 Washington Post Times Herald Article • Emory Douglas
• Charles Garry
• David Hilliard
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 April 23 UPI Article • Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 May 5 New York Daily News Article • Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 May 31 New York Times Article • Michael P. Koskoff
• Theodore I. Koskoff
• Harold Mulvey
• Lonnie McLucas
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 5 Daily World Article • Elbert Howard
• Harold Mulvey
• Lonnie McLucas
• James C. Miller
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 10 New York Times Article • Harold Mulvey
• Lonnie McLucas
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 10 New York Times Article • Harold Mulvey
• Lonnie McLucas
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 12 New York Times Article • M. Joseph Blumenfeld
• Frances Carter
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 16 New York Times Article • M. Joseph Blumenfeld
• Frances Carter
• John M. Harlan
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
• J. Edward Slavin
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 16 New York Times Article • M. Joseph Blumenfeld
• Frances Carter
• John M. Harlan
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
• J. Edward Slavin
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 17 Washington Post Times Herald Article • Theodore I. Koskoff
• Lonnie McLucas
• Arnold Markle
• Huey Newton
• Bobby Seale
• George Wallace
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 18 New York Times Article • Nicholas J. Coscia
• Toni Judge
• Clara B. Kenney
• Theodore I. Koskoff
• Arnold Markle
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 19 Washington Post Times Herald Article • Charles Brownell
• Raymond J. Duffey
• Lonnie McLucas
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 19 UPI Article • Raymond J. Duffey
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 June 20 New York Times Article • Martin Flaherty
• Theodore I. Koskoff
• Arnold Markle
• Lonnie McLucas
• Robert B. Miller
• Harold Mulvey
• Don E. Sailers
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 July 15 Washington Evening Star Article • Charles W. Chase
• Charles Garry
• George Heg
• Theodore I. Koskoff
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
• Bobby Seale
95-HQ-153880-35 1970 July 30 Williams to Conrad • Cortlandt B. Cunningham
95-HQ-153880 1970 July 30 FBI Laboratory Division
95-HQ-153880-36 1970 August 17 Williams to Conrad • Cortlandt B. Cunningham
95-HQ-153880 1970 August 17 Williams to Conrad • Cortlandt B. Cunningham
• Warren Kimbro
95-HQ-153880 1970 September 9 Arnold Markle to Director • Ted Gunderson (SAC)
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 September 19 New York Times Article • James Baldwin
• Ossie Davis
• Edwin B. Ellis
• Rory Hithe
• Julius J. Hoffman
• James Howard
• Theodore I. Koskoff
• Lonnie McLucas
• Harold Mulvey
• Xavier C. Riccobono
• George Sams Jr.
• Bobby Seale
• Landon Williams
95-HQ-153880-A 1970 September 24 Washington Post Times Herald Article • George Edwards
• Lonnie McLucas
• Bobby Seale