Watch live: Barr press conference on Operation Legend

Attorney General William BarrBill BarrGraham: 'I accept the results of the election' Senate Democrats urge Garland not to fight court order to release Trump obstruction memo Lawyer for former officer charged in George Floyd death alleges witness coercion MORE on Wednesday is slated to hold a press briefingĀ in which heĀ is expected to make an announcement on Operation Legend. Through the program, federal agents are sent to U.S. cities to join in the fight against violent crime.

The event is scheduled to begin at noon EDT.

Watch the live video above.