William H. Webster

Webster was FBI Director from 1978 to 1987 and DCI from 1987 to 1991.

Webster, William H. "Address: The Role of Intelligence in a Free Society." University of Miami Law Review 43, no. 1 (Sep. 1988): 155-164.

Calder: "Argues that trust is the key ingredient in the relationship between the CIA and Congress."


Webster, William H. "The FBI and the War Against Terrorism and Espionage." ABA Standing Committee Intelligence Report 7, no. 12 (1985): 1, 7. [Petersen]

[FBI/To90s; Terrorism/80s]

Webster, William H. "The Hostile Threat in the 1990s." American Intelligence Journal 10, no. 2 (Summer-Fall 1989): 15-18.

This is not an in-depth analysis.


Webster, William H. "The Intelligence Community's Mission in Today's World." Signal 44 (Sep. 1989): 37-39.

Calder notes a similarly titled article in Military Logistics (Sep. 1989): 17-24.


Webster, William H. "Intelligence and the Media." Periscope 14, no. 1 (1989): 17-18.

[CIA/DCIs/Webster; CIA/Relations/Media]

Webster, William H. "New Challenges for Intelligence: The Problems of Terrorism and Narcotics." World Outlook 10 (Winter 1989) 162-172.

Calder: "Argues for closer coordination and cooperation between intelligence and law enforcement agencies."


[Webster, William H.] "Judge Webster on Oversight." Periscope 15, no. 1 (Winter 1990): 5, 10.

Remarks by DCI Webster, 8 February 1990.

[CIA/DCIs/Webster; Oversight/90s]

Webster, William H. "The Role of the CIA in the New World Order." West's Federal Rules Decisions 141 (Jul. 1992): 679-688. [Calder]


Webster, William H. "With Fidelity to the Constitution." Studies in Intelligence 31 (Sep. 1987): 85-90.

Reprint of the DCI's remarks to the Institute of Judicial Administration in San Francisco on 8 August 1987.


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