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07/19/2013
New York, NY
Professional Responsibility
An officer with ICE's Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO), Kordell Nesbitt, and two co-conspirators were arrested July 18 and 19 for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute cocaine and marijuana.
08/10/2012
San Diego, CA
Professional Responsibility
Two former San Diego-area U.S. Customs and Border Protection Border Patrol agents face up to 50 years in prison following their conviction Friday for operating a lucrative human smuggling ring that brought hundreds of Mexicans and Brazilians illegally into the United States using official agency vehicles.
07/13/2012
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
James M. Woosley, the former acting director of ICE's Office of Intelligence, was sentenced today to 20 months in prison for defrauding the U.S. government. Woosley defrauded the government of more than $180,000 in a scheme involving fraudulent travel vouchers, and time and attendance claims.
07/02/2012
Tucson, AZ
Professional Responsibility
Jovana Samaniego Deas, a former special agent with ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), was sentenced Friday to 30 months in federal prison following a multi-agency investigation that revealed she illegally accessed, stole and transferred sensitive U.S. government documents to unauthorized individuals and obstructed HSI investigations.
06/07/2012
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
Lateisha M. Rollerson, a former assistant to former ICE acting intelligence chief James M. Woosley, was sentenced Thursday to ten months in prison for taking part in a fraud scheme involving more than $500,000 in government money. The case was investigated by the ICE Office of Professional Responsibility, the Office of Inspector General...
06/01/2012
Los Angeles, CA
Professional Responsibility
Frank Johnston, a former assistant special agent in charge for ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Los Angeles was sentenced Friday to 24 months in federal prison for obstruction of justice, giving false information to a federal prosecutor and a federal judge in Florida, and devising a scheme to have his wife paid nearly $600,000...
05/01/2012
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
James M. Woosley, the former acting director of intelligence for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), pleaded guilty to defrauding the government of more than $180,000 in a scheme involving fraudulent travel vouchers, and time and attendance claims.
03/02/2012
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
Three other individuals have also pleaded guilty to charges related to the scheme
02/07/2012
Tucson, AZ
Professional Responsibility
Jovana Samaniego Deas, a special agent assigned to ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) office in Nogales, Ariz., has pleaded guilty to all 21 counts of a federal indictment charging her with obstruction and other corruption violations.
12/20/2011
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
William J. Korn, 53, a former intelligence research specialist with by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), pleaded guilty on Dec. 20 to taking part in a fraud scheme involving more than $50,000 in government money. The scheme involved the improper use of Temporary Duty (TDY) money.
12/09/2011
Raleigh, NC
Professional Responsibility
Tommie Rand Pierce pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officer, following an investigation by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). Pierce is accused of impersonating an ICE officer in order to extract payments from immigration applicants seeking permission to remain in the United States.
10/28/2011
Orlando, FL
Professional Responsibility
Marin Mutafov Christo and Anu Christo of Orlando, Florida were arrested Thursday for attempting to bribe a U.S. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) agent. The agent immediately reported the bribery to the Office of Professional Responsibility, and then continued working in an undercover capacity to assist with the investigation.
08/24/2011
Washington, DC
Professional Responsibility
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05/17/2011
Newark, NJ
Professional Responsibility
Steven Kucan was arrested Tuesday for allegedly stealing government property and selling it on eBay following an investigation by U.S. ICE's Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR). Agents found nearly $40,000 worth of ICE property, including computers and two-way radio systems, at his home.
03/21/2011
Los Angeles, CA
Professional Responsibility
A senior attorney with U.S. ICE was sentenced to 212 months in federal prison following a multi-agency investigation that revealed he took nearly $500,000 in bribes from immigrants who were promised immigration benefits that would allow them to remain in the United States.

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