Boston Field Division

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Welcome to ATF’s Boston Field Division. Our division is responsible for ATF criminal enforcement and industry regulatory operations throughout the six New England states. Our dedicated work force is comprised of special agents, industry operations investigators, auditors, technicians, intelligence analysts and administrative staff. Read more about the Boston Field Division.

Management Team

Mickey D. Leadingham
Special Agent in Charge (SAC)

Larry J. Panetta
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

Kenneth K. Kwak
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

Kenneth E. Houchens
Director of Industry Operations (DIO)

Christopher J. Arone
Public Information Officer (PIO)


Text the code ATFBOS to 63975 and then follow the link to create a report.


Division Contact Information

10 Causeway Street, Suite 791
Boston, Massachusetts 02222

Voice: (617) 557-1200
Fax: (617) 557-1201

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