Carlos A. Canino was selected as the Special Agent in Charge of the Los Angeles Field Division starting Feb. 4, 2019. Previously, Mr. Canino was ATF’s Deputy Assistant Director (DAD) for Field Operations (West). Prior to that position he served as the SAC of ATF’s Miami and Los Angeles Field Divisions and as an ASAC in the Phoenix Field Division.
Over the span of his career, Mr. Canino has served in a number of positions, including as ATF’s Mexico Country Attaché, Supervisory Special Agent in St. Louis, Missouri, and as a street agent in Los Angeles, Miami, and San Juan, Puerto Rico. SAC Canino began his ATF career as a Special Agent in 1990, in Yakima, Washington.