Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives Announces Personnel Changes

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Washington, DC –-(Ammoland.com)- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has announced some personnel changes and reassignments.

Arthur Herbert, Assistant Director (AD)/Enforcement Programs and Services (EPS) has retired. Deputy Assistant Director (DAD)/EPS Marvin Richardson is now Acting AD/EPS. Curtis Gilbert is now DAD/EPS, moving over from Field Operations (FO).

Andrew Graham will be the sole DAD/FO for Industry Operations (IO). NSSF has also learned that Jim Burch, AD/Public & Governmental Affairs (PGA) will be leaving in January to head up the Police Foundation.

No replacement has been announced for Burch. Seattle Director of Industry Operations (DIO) Janet Van Haelst has retired. Her replacement will be former Explosives Industry Branch Chief Will Miller.

Atlanta DIO Jeannette Compton and St Paul DIO Mary Jo Hughes have announced their retirements. No replacements have been announced for those posts.

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Vanns40
Vanns40
6 years ago

This will have absolutely no effect, it’s a non-story. The culture still exists and will continue unless or until this agency has its law enforcement status revoked and it simply becomes and investigative agency with current agents FIRED and not allowed to contaminate other decent law enforcement agencies.

Darren
Darren
6 years ago

Don’t complain about your govt if you 1. support it & 2. advocate the taxation funds it. ‘The ostensible supporters of the Constitution, like the ostensible supporters of most other governments, are made up of three classes, viz.: 1. Knaves, a numerous and active class, who see in the government an instrument which they can use for their own aggrandizement or wealth. 2. Dupes – a large class, no doubt – each of whom, because he is allowed one voice out of millions in deciding what he may do with his own person and his own property, and because he… Read more »

Vanns40
Vanns40
6 years ago
Reply to  Darren

You’re aligning yourself with an anarchist, supporter of the labor movement and someone who followed closely supporters of socialism? We’re supposed to take the comments of that person seriously? You might as well quote Stalin or Marx.

Vanns40
Vanns40
6 years ago
Reply to  Darren

Lysander Spooner was an anarchist and believer in socialism.

Maluka
Maluka
6 years ago

I want to hear about the scumbags that were covering for “fast and furious” going to jail. Problem is when the criminals rule D.C. the real criminals are never punished, just promoted.

Ernest Hayes
Ernest Hayes
6 years ago

“F Troop” moves in mysterious ways, its blunders to perform,

Dave
Dave
6 years ago

Darn…I had hoped they all would have quit. “ATF”…should be a convienience store…not a govt. agency.

Janek
Janek
6 years ago

Is this good news or bad news?