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Buffalo, NY - Former Newfane resident Gary A. Loeffert was named Special Agent In Charge of the Buffalo Field Office.
Gary A. Loeffert
Mr. Loeffert most recently served as the special assistant to the executive assistant director for the National Security Branch and chief of the National Security Branch Executive Staff Section.
Mr. Loeffert entered on duty with the FBI as a special agent in 1996, and was assigned to the Miami Field Office, where he worked drug trafficking and money laundering. In 2003, Mr. Loeffert was promoted to supervisory special agent in the Special Operations Division. In 2005, Mr. Loeffert was assigned to lead the Field Oversight Unit in the Directorate of Intelligence. In 2006, Mr. Loeffert was promoted to lead the Jacksonville Division Joint Terrorism Task Force. Beginning in 2009, Mr. Loeffert supervised the Jacksonville Division’s Safe Streets Task Force, which investigates violent street gangs, child abductions, and human trafficking.
In 2013, Mr. Loeffert was promoted to assistant special agent in charge of the Operational Support Branch of the Dallas Division, and in 2015, he assumed leadership of the criminal programs in the Dallas Division.