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November 21, 2016

FBI Announces Executive Appointments

FBI Director James B. Comey has announced the following leadership appointments:

Timothy Slater Named Special Agent in Charge of the Criminal Division for the Washington Field Office

In August, Mr. Slater was appointed as the special agent in charge of the Denver Division. He has now been named special agent in charge of the Criminal Division for the Washington Field Office. Mr. Slater most recently served as the deputy assistant director of the Critical Incident Response Group, the Quantico, Virginia-based division that provides expertise in crisis management, negotiations, behavioral analysis, countering explosives, aviation, and tactical operations.

Mr. Slater entered on duty with the FBI in 1999 and began his career in the Detroit and Miami Divisions.

Mr. Slater has held leadership positions in the Criminal Investigative Division, as the senior supervisory resident agent in the Oklahoma City Division, in the Critical Incident Response Group, and in the Knoxville Division.

Calvin Shivers Named Special Agent in Charge of the Denver Division

Mr. Shivers most recently served as the acting special agent in charge of the Denver Division and as the section chief of the violent crimes against children section in the Criminal Investigative Division at FBI Headquarters.

Mr. Shivers entered on duty with the FBI in 1990 and was first assigned to the New Orleans Division, Lafayette Resident Agency, where he worked violent crime, drugs, gangs, white-collar crime, and public corruption matters.

Mr. Shivers has held leadership positions in the Human Resources Division, the Counterterrorism Division, the Washington Field Office, the Criminal Investigative Division, and the San Antonio Division.