Dallas Field Division

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Welcome to the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Dallas Field Division. Our Division is responsible for ATF criminal enforcement and industry regulatory activities in the northern half of Texas (Tyler to El Paso), the state of Oklahoma and the southern half of New Mexico. Our dedicated work force is comprised of special agents, investigators, explosive enforcement officers, canine handlers, auditors, technicians, legal counsel and support staff. Read more about the Dallas Field Division.

Management Team

Jeffrey C. Boshek II
Special Agent in Charge (SAC)

Brian W. Garner
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

Joshua Hernandez
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

James VanVliet
Assistant Special Agent in Charge (ASAC)

Krissy Y. Carlson
Director of Industry Operations (DIO)

Sara Abel
Public Information Officer (PIO)

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


Division Contact Information

2501 S State Hwy 121 Business, Suite 300A
Lewisville, Texas 75067

Voice: (469) 451-4700
General: DallasDivision@atf.gov
Recruiting/Internship: RecruitDallas@atf.gov
Citizens' Academy: DFDCitizensAcademy@atf.gov

Dallas Field Division Joint Press Releases

December 18, 2023 - Roswell Police Department - Three More Teens Arrested in Double-Homicide Case from 2022

August 25, 2022 - Federal Bureau of Investigations - Multi-Agency Investigation Results in Federal Indictment of Active Military Member on Firearms Charges


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