undercover operation

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an operation involving secret work within a community or institution

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And in what became a major political scandal for the Obama administration, agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives allowed guns to slip into Mexico in 2011 in an undercover operation known as Fast and Furious.
An undercover operation was carried out on Phillips and Evans amid ongoing concerns about alleged misconduct.
It, however, looks unlikely that she will be back on time for that, as the undercover operation will turn "deadly.
The council said it would be issuing advice to all the shops who wrongly served the volunteer during the undercover operation and encouraged all retailers to adopt the Challenge 25 policy.
ATF conducted undercover operations in the Venice area of Los Angeles, known, according to law enforcement, to be controlled primarily by "Venice 13" (also known as Venice Trece) criminal street gang members.
The investigative team planned an undercover operation to arrest the second suspect.
The indictments stem from an FBI undercover operation that focused on allegations of foreign bribery in the military and law enforcement products industry," the release said.
The other defendants, excluding the two Bahrainis, were arrested during a second undercover operation on October 11, 2008.
AN undercover operation which saw a 15-year-old volunteer try to buy fireworks and booze on Anglesey found every shopkeeper refused to serve him.
ODOT worked Thursday with Oregon State Police troopers and Lane County sheriff's deputies on an undercover operation in Eugene designed to put unlicensed movers out of business.
The suspect, wanted by German authorities, was arrested during the undercover operation when he went to the operation to collect a relative.
And property worth tens of thousands of pounds has been recovered in the raids - part of the undercover Operation Embleton, which was six months in the planning.
Jim Templeton, president of the Rangers Supporters Assembly - an organisation with more than 30,000 members worldwide - has learned that Strathclyde Police are planning an undercover operation at the lunchtime live TV clash with Motherwell.
In the finest traditions of sleuthing, two female police officers decided to mount an undercover operation when confronted by a male stripper dressed as a constable.
Attorney's Office, employed an undercover operation to identify, investigate, and prosecute individuals traveling in foreign commerce with the intent to have sex with minors; transporting juveniles in foreign commerce for the purpose of engaging in sex; enticing youngsters to perform illegal commercial sex acts; or taking part in the trafficking of children for commercial sex acts.