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Command post for a Homeland Security Investigations (ICE) anti-smuggling operation in Downtown Los Angeles. Los Angeles Almanac Photo.

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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives 550 North Brand Blvd, Ste 800, Glendale 91203
Telephone (818) 265-2500
Bureau of Diplomatic Security Service, State Dept. 11000 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 6000, LA 90024
Telephone (310) 405-8100
Federal Bureau of Investigation 11000 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1700, LA 90024
Telephone (310) 477-6565
Federal Bureau of Prisons Two locations
U.S. Coast Guard - Base Los Angeles / Long Beach 1001 S Seaside Ave San Pedro 90731
Telephone (510) 437-3701
U.S. Customs & Border Protection - LA/LB Harbor & LAX 1 World Trade Center, Ste 741, Long Beach 90831
Telephone (562) 980-3100
U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement
Enforcement & Removal Operations (Deportation & Removal)
300 N Los Angeles St, Rm 7631, LA 90012
Telephone (213) 830-7911
U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement
Homeland Security Investigations (Criminal Investigation)
300 N Los Angeles St, Los Angeles 90012
Telephone (213) 830-5599
U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration 255 E Temple St, 17th Flr, LA 90012
Telephone (213) 621-6700
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Criminal Investigations Division 600 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 940, LA 90017
Telephone (213) 244-1800; (415) 947-8713
U.S. Internal Revenue Service - Criminal Enforcement 300 N Los Angeles St, LA 90012
Telephone (213) 894-4120
U.S. Marshals Service U.S. Courthouse, 350 W First St, Ste 3001, LA 90012
Telephone (213) 620-7676
U.S. Postal Inspection Service 281 E Colorado Blvd, Pasadena 91101
Telephone (626) 304-7164
U.S. Secret Service 725 S Figueroa St, LA 90017
Telephone (213) 894-4830
U.S. Securities Exchange Commission 444 S Flower St, Ste 900, LA 90071
Telephone (323) 965-3998
U.S. Transportation Security Agency Los Angeles International Airport, 1 World Way, 6th Flr, LA 90045
Telephone (310) 215-5370

On May 18, 1998, after a three-year, six nation undercover investigation coded "Operation Casablanca," U.S. Customs Service agents led by the Los Angeles office arrested 28 bankers and more than 130 other persons across the United States in one of the largest criminal money laundering investigations in U.S. history. Approximately $35 million was seized. The operation concluded when several targeted persons were lured to a party held at a casino in Las Vegas. Three of Mexico's largest banks were indicted for money laundering. The federal operation was run out of an undercover "storefront" located in Santa Fe Springs.

On January 14, 1938, FBI agents were stationed at every betting window of the Santa Anita racetrack. Each agent had a list of money bills that had been previously paid out as a ransom. John Henry Seadland stepped up and laid a $10 bet. He was arrested and eventually executed in the electric chair for the kidnap-murder of Charles A. Ross. J. Edgar Hoover called Seadland the “most vicious and cold-blooded killer” he had ever come across.