undercover agent

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At the Internal Revenue Service, dozens of undercover agents chase suspected tax evaders worldwide, by posing as tax preparers or accountants or drug dealers or yacht buyers, court records show.
In May, an undercover agent met with Monsieur in London, where Monsieur introduced Dara Fotouhi as a business associate, and again discussed the illegal export of F-5 fighter jet engines from the US to Iran.
After negotiating with an undercover agent for a cheaper price for sex with two minor girls, Bob was arrested and later convicted under the commonly called Sex Tourism Statute that criminalizes the recruitment, enticement, harboring, or transporting of a minor to engage in prostitution in the United States.
Batiste met the undercover agent, who was posing as an al-Qaeda fanatic, and asked for boots, uniforms, machine guns, radios, vehicles and pounds 30,000 in cash.
Virtually all governments use undercover agents and informants in their police and intelligence agencies.
He is accused of trying to sell 50 shoulder-fired missiles to the undercover agent who was posing as a Muslim terrorist determined to shoot down a US passenger jet.
The undercover agent, who cannot be named for reasons of personal security, says he has now contacted the Irish Government to ask if they were aware of, or had given permission for, British intelligence to carry out any such exercises in its jurisdiction.
To do this you will assume the role of an undercover agent, working for the Rebel Alliance.
After the report, the Game and Fish officer joined the Viper Team as an undercover agent - taking an oath, required of all members, to kill infiltrators or informants.
Undercover agent Chris Scott is out stealing and kidnapping with the bad guys.
But Pistone, the ideal undercover agent, apparently saw no future for himself in the FBI bureaucracy.