Chicago Field Division

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Welcome to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Chicago Field Division. Our Division is responsible for ATF criminal enforcement and industry regulatory activities in the State of Illinois. Our dedicated work force is comprised of special agents, investigators, auditors, technicians and support staff. Read more about the Chicago Field Division.

Management Team

Jeffery A. Magee
Special Agent in Charge (SAC)

James Needles
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

George Lauder
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

Thomas Arnold
Director of Industry Operations (DIO)

Thomas Ahern
Public Information Officer (PIO)

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Contact Information

525 West Van Buren Street, Suite 600
Chicago, Illinois 60607

Voice: (312) 846-7200
Fax: (312) 846-7201