FBI Director James B. Comey has named Christopher Freeze as the Special Agent in Charge of the Jackson Division. Mr. Freeze most recently served as a Section Chief of the Foreign Terrorist Tracking Task Force in the Counterterrorism Division at FBI Headquarters.
Current Jackson Division Special Agent in Charge Donald Alway has been named Deputy Assistant Director of Training at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Va. Mr. Alway has been Special Agent in Charge in Jackson for more than two years.
Mr. Freeze entered on duty with the FBI in 1996. He was first assigned to the Richmond Division, where he worked public corruption, computer fraud, and financial institution fraud cases.
Throughout his career, Mr. Freeze has held leadership positions in the Houston Division and the Counterterrorism Division, and has worked extensively with the United States Intelligence Community. Mr. Freeze is a certified firearms instructor, and he has served as a member of the SWAT and Evidence Response Teams.
Mr. Freeze will assume this new role at the end of November.