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Jan 16, 2013, 03:13 ET ATF Offers Reward for Church Fires

Wayne L. Dixie, Jr., Special Agent in Charge of the Charlotte Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), has...


Jan 04, 2013, 10:02 ET Finland Signs eTrace Agreement

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) that will provide eTrace, an...


Dec 12, 2012, 01:55 ET ATF And Warren Officials Conclude Fire Scene Investigation Of Furniture Resale Shop

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Special Agent in Charge David L. McCain of the Detroit Field Division, members of the...


Dec 07, 2012, 02:49 ET ATF National Response Team To Investigate Furniture Resale Shop Fire

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) National Response Team (NRT) along with ATF special agents from the Detroit Field...


Dec 05, 2012, 07:40 ET ATF And Mexican Authorities Work Together To Arrest An ATF Fugitive In Mexico

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Special Agent in Charge Joseph Riehl, San Francisco Field Division announced that David...


Dec 03, 2012, 04:45 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward for McKees Rocks Business Arson

The Philadelphia Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to...


Nov 27, 2012, 05:23 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward for Information On Gun Store Burglary

Scott L. Heagney, Resident Agent in Charge, of the Rochester Field Office, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), has announced a ...


Nov 21, 2012, 10:47 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward In Gun Shop Burglary

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, today announced a reward of up to...


Nov 21, 2012, 10:45 ET ATF National Response Team Activated To Investigate Lake Jackson Bowling Center Fire

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) National Response Team (NRT) along with ATF Special Agents from the Houston Field Division...


Nov 14, 2012, 11:59 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward For Information On Store Robberies

An unidentified black male has robbed eight cellular telephone stores at gunpoint between May and October of this year. Seven of the robberies have...


Oct 29, 2012, 05:31 ET ATF and FBI Join Forces to Increase Reward to $102,000 in I-96 Corridor Shootings

Special Agent in Charge David L. McCain of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Detroit Field Division, and Special Agent in ...


Oct 25, 2012, 02:15 ET ATF Offers $10,000 Reward for Information on Armed Robberies

The Philadelphia Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Special Agent in Charge Sheree L. Mixell announced a...


Oct 11, 2012, 04:12 ET ATF Los Angeles Hosts Citizens' Academy

Steven J. Bogdalek, Special Agent in Charge of the Los Angeles Field Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF),...


Oct 09, 2012, 09:21 ET Four Suspects Arrested In American Canyon For Attempt To Commit An Armed Robbery Of A Residence

Joseph M. Riehl, Special Agent in Charge of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), San Francisco Field Division, Chief Joseph ...


Oct 05, 2012, 02:28 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward For Information On Retail Gun Theft

Special Agent in Charge Scott Sweetow of the Atlanta Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today announced ATF is ...


Oct 05, 2012, 02:24 ET ATF Offers $10,000 Reward For Information On Unsolved Homicide

On Jan. 9, 2010, masked gunmen entered the family home of Leapolde Cardenas, located in the 1900 block of Burnett Ferry Road in Rome, Ga. Cardenas...


Sep 27, 2012, 01:41 ET ATF Extends $5,000 Reward in Bozeman School Fire to include other Suspicious Fires

Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Andrew L. Traver, Denver Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), along with Bozeman...


Sep 26, 2012, 03:53 ET ATF Offers Reward in Gun Shop Burglary

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Youngstown Police Department, announced a reward of up to $5,000 for...


Sep 19, 2012, 04:18 ET ATF Acting Director Responds to OIG Report on Fast-and-Furious Investigation

B. Todd Jones, Acting Director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), issued the following statement regarding the...


Sep 12, 2012, 09:30 ET ATF Graduates 100th Detection Canine Class

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today graduated the 100th class in its accelerant and explosives detection canine and...


Sep 11, 2012, 09:07 ET ATF Offers Reward in Gun Shop Burglary

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Steuben County Sheriff's Department, announced a reward of up to $5,000 for...


Sep 06, 2012, 02:54 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward for Information Related to the Bombing Attack of a Glendale Residence

Assistant Special Agent in Charge, Fred Milanowski of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Phoenix Field Division today...


Sep 06, 2012, 01:07 ET ATF NRT Activated To Investigate Massive School Fire

The National Response Team (NRT) of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), along with ATF special agents from the Dallas...


Sep 05, 2012, 03:17 ET ATF and NSSF offer a total of $15,000 For Information on Retail Gun Theft

The reward of $7,500 being offered by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) for information leading to the arrest and...


Aug 31, 2012, 09:19 ET ATF Offers $5,000 Reward in Bozeman School Fire

Special Agent in Charge (SAC) Andrew L. Traver, Denver Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), and Sheriff Brian...