Experiences in Fighting Drug Trafficking and Terrorism with Mike Vigil, DEA

Thursday Oct 24, 2019

1801 Mountain Rd NW
Albuquerque, NM 87104
US

Phone: 841-2802
Website: Click to Visit

Cost:

$5-$8

Ages:

15+

Contact:

Jayne Aubele

Phone: 505-841-2840
Website: Click to Visit

Hear directly from one of the DEA’s most decorated agents and a renowned international expert on drug trafficking and terrorism.

Illegal drug scene

 

Join us for this rare opportunity to hear directly from one of the DEA’s most decorated agents and a renowned international expert on drug trafficking and terrorism.  Mr. Vigil has served around the world and developed several international programs, including "Operation Containment" affecting 25 countries including Afghanistan and

the "Centers for Drug Intelligence" allowing most countries in the world to share information about illicit drugs.

 

Michael S. Vigil is a 31-year veteran of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA)He served as the Special Agent in Charge of the DEA’s Caribbean and San Diego Divisions.  He was also the Chief of International Operations responsible for all offices worldwide, which included Latin America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Central Asia and Southeast Asia. He served in Mexico for 13 years and in Colombia for over 3 years.

 

Mr. Vigil appears regularly on TV and in the press. He is the author of DEAL that recounts his dangerous career as an undercover agent for the DEA and two novels. He graduated with honors from New Mexico State University with a degree in criminology/police science. He was born and raised in the Espanola Valley and graduated from the Espanola High