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04/12/2018
Bangkok, Thailand
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During this visit, HSI International Operations Division Chief David Magdycz presented RTP General Tamasak Wicharaya a recognition award for his offices partnership with HSI in furtherance of crimes against children investigations as well as a recognition award to RTP Lt. General Suttipong Vongpint for his offices partnership in furtherance of HSI investigations in the region.

02/06/2014
Beckley, WV
Operational
Benjamin Payne was sentenced Thursday to two years and six months in federal prison following an investigation by ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI). He admitted possessing and storing a loaded revolver with a destroyed serial number in his car. Payne has two previous felony firearm convictions and multiple burglary convictions.
05/10/2017
Binghamton, NY
Operational

Jose Guzman-Lopez faces up to 10 years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000 and a term of supervised release for up to three years.  Actual sentences for federal crimes are typically less than the maximum penalties.

10/26/2016
Blaine, WA
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As home to one of the largest commercial ports of entry on the United States-Canada border, Blaine and its surrounding region is a picturesque blend of land and sea where citizens of both countries have the option to move around by car, boat, plane and train. Because of that, the area presents a unique challenge to HSI Blaine special agents and border patrol counterparts as they work to combat criminal activity.

06/15/2016
Bogota, Colombia
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The five day training, conducted during the week of June 6-11, was coordinated with the CNP’s Inspector General’s (IG) office. OPR and CNP personnel simultaneously conducted an evaluation of the strengths and weaknesses of the CNP IG program in order to identify future areas of collaboration and training. 

05/20/2011
Bogota, Colombia
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During a graduation ceremony of 106 Colombian National Police (CNP) officers on Thursday, Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos and the Director General of the Colombian National Police, General Oscar Naranjo, honored ICE Director John Morton.

07/22/2014
Bogota, Colombia
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HSI International Operations Deputy Director David A. Thompson and Migración Colombia Director Sergio Bueno Aguirre signed the MOU at a ceremony held at Migración Colombia headquarters in Bogota.
05/16/2013
Boise, ID
Operational
Fazliddin Kurbanov, an Uzbek national living in Boise, was arrested Thursday and now faces federal terrorism charges in Utah and Idaho as a result of an investigation by the FBI's Joint Terrorism Task Force (JTTF), including ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
07/23/2010
Boise, ID
Operational
Two previously deported felons were among the 22 immigration violators arrested by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) during a three-day enforcement surge in Idaho's Magic Valley and the surrounding area.
09/12/2012
Boise, ID
Operational

U.S. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) is investigating the theft of two specialized competition bicycles belonging to Olympic Gold Medalist Kristin Armstrong. The bicycles are believed to have been stolen while in transit from Germany to Idaho.

11/18/2013
Boston, MA
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HSI special agents arrested Danilo Montero-Ramirez, 61, and Teresa Araujo-Martinez, 40, Saturday morning in Peabody without incident.
08/09/2018
Boston, MA
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Brandon J. Ziobrowski, 33, was charged in an indictment unsealed Thursday with one count of use of interstate and foreign commerce to transmit a threat to injure another person. Ziobrowski was arrested Aug. 9 in New York and will appear in Boston at a later date.

07/10/2019
Boston, MA
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The Independence Day fireworks display and Boston Pops orchestra concert celebration, held annually alongside the Charles River on the Boston Esplanade in Boston, is a nationally-televised public event designated as a Level 2 event under the Department’s Special Event Assessment Rating (SEAR) system which determines the risk level of public events that may be considered as potential threat targets.

04/14/2011
Boston, MA
Operational
Four special agents from U.S. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) were recognized on Thursday for their recent investigations by U.S. Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II, District of Maine. The agents were recognized in ceremonies in Bangor and Portland as part of National Crime Victims' Rights Week, April 10-16.
04/06/2012
Boston, MA
Operational
A Minnesota man was charged today in federal court with hacking a protected computer and obtaining personal information of his co-workers. The charge is the result of an investigation being conducted by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI).
03/27/2014
Boston, MA
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Shards of glass still lodged in his hands and a throbbing pain in his shoulder, Chris Cronen sat in a hospital emergency room the evening of March 9 a hero.
04/16/2018
Boston, MA
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“During those days, as now, for HSI Boston the phrase “Boston Strong” was and is more than a slogan, it’s a way of life,” observed Michael Shea, acting special agent in charge of HSI Boston. 

05/22/2018
Boston, MA
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Teams from ICE's HSI Boston, the U.S. Coast Guard, and U.S. CBP partnered to engage in a large-scale, Maritime Active Shooter Exercise May 21, led by the Massachusetts State Police that took place  midstream on vessels sailing through Boston Harbor in Massachusetts.

06/30/2017
Boston, MA
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The team of ERO officers reacted quickly and professionally in a dangerous situation.

10/20/2011
Boston, MA
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ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) announced the dedication of an expanded new state-of-the-art forensic laboratory in Boston Friday.
12/21/2014
Boston, MA
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After his workout, he hit the bike for a while. About halfway through his ride, he noticed some people running around, but wearing his ear-buds, he didn’t hear what was being said. Moments later he realized something was very wrong as he saw his therapist walk out of her office with an AED in her hands and a look of panic on her face.
07/13/2017
Boston, MA
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“Just as fast as the bomb went off, my life was altered forever,” Martinez said. “Watching the attacks unfold in Boston, I wanted to pay it forward. I wanted to walk in those [hospital] rooms on my own two prosthetics, look them in the eye and tell them, ‘regardless of misfortunes that happen in life, you’ll be able to get back to what you want to do.’”
05/16/2011
Boston, MA
Operational
Five special agents from U.S. ICE's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) are among 113 federal, state and local law enforcement officials who have been recognized for exceptional service as part of the 2011 Law Enforcement Public Service Awards given by the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Massachusetts.
01/29/2013
Bowling Green, KY
Operational
Two Iraqi citizens living in Bowling Green, Ky., were sentenced Tuesday to lengthy prison terms after admitting to using improvised explosive devices (IEDs) against U.S. soldiers in Iraq and attempting to send weapons and money to Al-Qaeda in Iraq (AQI) to kill U.S. soldiers.
01/20/2015
Brasilia, Brazil
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On Friday, HSI special agent Alvin Medina was recognized by U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Liliana Ayalde for his outstanding support during the vice president’s Brazil visit during the 2014 World Cup.

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