John Miller was named a senior correspondent for CBS News on Oct. 17, 2011. In this capacity, Miller reports for all CBS News platforms and broadcasts, including "CBS This Morning," "CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley," and occasionally for "60 Minutes."
Beginning in 2005, Miller served in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, ending his tour as Deputy Director of the Analysis Division. John worked across the Intelligence Community with the CIA, NSA, FBI, and other agencies.
Before joining the FBI, he served from 2003 to 2005 as head of the Counterterrorism and Criminal Intelligence Bureau and the Major Crimes Division of the Los Angeles Police Department, overseeing both the LAPD's Major Crimes Division, Hazardous Materials Unit and its Bomb Squad.
In 2002, Miller, along with co-authors Michael Stone and Chris Mitchell, wrote "The Cell: Inside the 9/11 Plot" and "Why the FBI and CIA Failed to Stop It", an investigation into the September 11 attacks, which drew on relationships developed with intelligence and law enforcement officers in the many years he spent as a journalist covering Al Qaeda as it grew into a global terrorist operation.
From 1995 to 2002, Miller was an ABC news correspondent. In 2002, he became co-anchor of the ABC News broadcast "20/20". In 1998, he secured an on-camera interview with Osama bin Laden. His diligent investigative reporting over his career earned him nine Emmy Awards, two Peabody Awards, and an Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award.
Miller served briefly as New York City Deputy Police Commissioner from 1994-1995, after working as a television journalist at various networks and television stations from 1973 to 1994.