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January 31, 2018

John Brown Named Special Agent in Charge of the San Diego Field Office

FBI Director Christopher A. Wray has named John Brown as the special agent in charge of the San Diego Field Office. Mr. Brown most recently served as the special agent in charge of the Counterintelligence and Cyber Division for the Los Angeles Field Office.

Mr. Brown entered on duty with the FBI as a special agent in 1999 and was first assigned to the Chicago Field Office, where he worked primarily counterintelligence matters and deployed to Iraq in 2004.

Throughout his career, Mr. Brown has held leadership positions in the FBI’s Cyber Division, Counterterrorism Division, and the Chicago Field Office. In 2010 and 2011, Mr. Brown also served on active duty with United States Army deployed to Kandahar, Afghanistan.

Mr. Brown will assume this new role in February 2018.