Definition of black bag job
- Planting microphones. Warrantless wiretapping. Breaking and entering. To generations of G-Men, these were known as “black bag jobs”—illegal acts ordered in the name of national security by officials at the highest rungs of the FBI.
- —Army Times, February 2012
- He said he shared Newey's passion for counter-espionage and that he was familiar with black bag operations.
- —Chicago Reader, 13 Apr. 2001