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January 29, 2018

Matthew Moon Named Special Agent in Charge of the Administrative Division for the Los Angeles Field Office

FBI Director Christopher Wray announced the appointment of Matthew Moon as the special agent in charge of the Administrative Division for the Los Angeles Field Office. Mr. Moon most recently served as the section chief of the Public Corruption and Civil Rights Section of the Criminal Investigative Division.

Mr. Moon entered on duty as a special agent with the FBI in 1996, and was first assigned to the New York Field Office, where he worked organized crime, gang, and drug investigations involving Asian criminal enterprises. After the September 11th terrorist attacks, he was re-assigned to work counterterrorism matters.

Throughout his career, Mr. Moon has held leadership positions in the Counterterrorism Division at FBIHQ, the Los Angeles Field Office, as well as holding the position of Legal Attaché in Seoul, South Korea.

Mr. Moon will report to the Los Angeles Field Office for his new role in early February.