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Operation Fast and Furious

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

Operation Fast and Furious

reckless decisions, tragic outcomes : hearing before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, first session, June 15, 2011

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug traffic,
  • United States. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms,
  • Illegal arms transfers,
  • Corrupt practices,
  • United States,
  • Investigation

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .O94 2011q
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 188 p. :
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25325528M
    ISBN 100160902398
    ISBN 109780160902390
    LC Control Number2012397720
    OCLC/WorldCa775660451

      The true and shocking story of an undercover smuggling operation. Conducted under the umbrella of Project Gunrunner and intended to stem the flow of firearms to Mexico, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) ran a series of gun walking sting operations, including Operation Wide Receiver and Operation Fast & Furious/5(9). The ATF agent who blew the whistle on Operation Fast and Furious has been denied permission to write a book on the botched anti-gun trafficking sting "because it would have a negative impact on.

      A federal agent will be allowed to write a book with an insider’s account of Operation Fast and Furious, reversing an earlier government attempt to block publication for “morale” reasons. However, John Dodson, an agent with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, won’t be allowed to make money on the book. An investigative report by the Department of Justice's Office of the Inspector General found that 14 federal law enforcement officials -- from field agents in Arizona to top managers in the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Justice Department in Washington -- created a "significant danger to public safety" under Operation Fast and Furious.

      “Fast and Furious” was a government gun smuggling sting operation run by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives between and with the .   * October Operation Fast and Furious starts to take shape in the Phoenix office of the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), the agency within the Justice.


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Operation Fast and Furious by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Download PDF EPUB FB2

As shocking as Operation Fast and Furious was—and this book explains, in chilling detail, just what this operation conducted by the ATF, under the supervision of the Justice Department, entailed—equally appalling is the blatant cover-up of wrongdoing by the Obama administration/5().

Operation Fast and Furious would have been bad enough. But the investigation made clear a widespread cover-up. By that time, Holder had become a figure of particular interest.

firearm trafficking” (Grassley a, 1).1 He wrote about an ATF operation called “Project Gunrunner,” an effort to deal with weapons trafficking along the border. Opera-tion Fast and Furious, begun on Octowas a related law enforcement effort to track and control guns (U.S.

Justice Department). A bloody scandal and its shameless cover-up: No scandal is more threatening to the Obama administration than Operation Fast and Furious. While other scandals involve money, Fast and Furious involves lives, including that of Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry, gunned down with a weapon that the federal government put in the hands of Mexicos narco-terrorists/5.

Guns in the shootout were involved in the Fast and Furious operation, it was later learned. More than 2, guns were sold to suspected criminals thought to be linked to Mexican drug gangs in the two years of the operation under the Obama presidency. A similar operation took place years before under the Bush administration.

John Dodson is the whistle-blowing author that witnessed the second operation, Fast and Furious. A good study in how well-meaning public servants can loose sight of the big-picture in an effort to do good and then having staked fame and fortune upon a fallacy, close ranks and seek to hide misdeeds and discredit their detractors/5().

An ATF agent will be able to publish his book about “Operation Fast and Furious,” a U.S. law enforcement official confirmed to POLITICO Thursday. A Review of ATF’s Operation Fast and Furious and Related Matters (REDACTED) Office of the Inspector General.

Oversight and Review Division. September Re-issued November (Some previously redacted material unredacted) NOTE. This report was originally issued in September Redactions in the report were based on the Department. Now, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, where Dodson works, is preventing him from publishing a book about the failed gun investigation, dubbed “Fast and Furious.

Operation Fast and Furious wasn’t a “botched” program. It was a calculated and lethal decision to purposely place thousands of guns into the hands of ruthless criminals.

The guns weren’t. It now looks like John Dodson, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) agent at the center of the Operation Fast and Furious controversy, will get to publish his book account after all.

The manuscript, The Unarmed Truth: My Fight to Author: Zach Schonfeld. The name itself, “Operation Fast and Furious,” is related to the fact that the suspects were involved in car racing together.

Operation Fast and Furious simply picked up the gunwalking practices which had been going on previously, as if they were new again. Once again, the operation began when a firearms dealer contacted the ATF about a. It now looks like John Dodson, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) agent at the center of the Operation Fast and Furious controversy, will get to Author: Zach Schonfeld.

Operation Fast and Furious was a program under 'Project Gunrunner' led by the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) which is overseen by the Department of Justice (DoJ). The operation's main goal was to arrest straw gun purchasers and their contacts. The ATF handled this operation poorly with limited authority and it blew up spectacularly into a scandal with lots of.

"Given the national attention to both the Fast and Furious operation and ATF practices more broadly, ATF faces an extremely high burden in demonstrating that its interests outweigh Agent Dodson't right to speak -- and the public's right to hear -- his views about Operation Fast and.

Operation Fast and Furious was a strategy created to assist the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives to combat Mexican drug cartels. Between andthe Phoenix Field Division of the ATF would allow and track the illegal sale of approximately 2, firearms worth roughly $ million.

Fast & Furious (originally The Fast and the Furious) is a media franchise centered on a series of action films that are largely concerned with illegal street racing, heists and franchise also includes short films, a television series, live shows, video games and theme park attractions.

It is distributed by Universal Pictures. The first film was released inwhich began the. Fast and Furious gun found at El Chapo hideout.

Fast and Furious details revealed in new book. the ATF said it had recovered firearms. The book, no pun intended, is not closed on Operation Fast and Furious.

The one Dodson has written deserves to be published, and the Terry and Zapata families deserve to know truth. So do the.

In her new book, Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and its Shameless Cover-up, Townhall news editor Katie Pavlich offers up a number of false and misleading claims about the ATF's. John Dodson, the Operation Fast and Furious whistle-blower whose account has been publicly doubted, is writing a book.

There's only one problem: Dodson is .Two months ago, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms attempted to censor a book written by Operation Fast and Furious whistleblower John Dodson/25/ AM EST.The goal of the Fast and Furious operation, run by the Phoenix office of the ATF, was to allow straw purchasers to illegally buy weapons in the U.S.

so agents could learn the traffickers’ routes into Mexico. The agents were then supposed to intervene before the guns were sold to drug cartels. But agents lost track of roughly 1, weapons, and hundreds soon began showing up at homicide.