SUMMARY OF SELECTED EMPLOYMENT CATEGORIES
NUMBER OF POSITIONS 1/

(Dollars in Thousands)

  2008 ON-BOARD END OF YEAR 2/ 2009 ENACTED 2010 REQUEST
       
GENERAL LEGAL ACTIVITIES      
ATTORNEYS 2,440 2,458 2,648
       
ANTITRUST DIVISION      
ATTORNEYS 340 390 390
       
U.S. ATTORNEYS      
ATTORNEYS 5,557 5,876 5,961
       
U.S. MARSHALS SERVICE      
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATORS/ DEPUTY U.S. MARSHALS 3,359 3,669 4,266
       
U.S. TRUSTEES      
ATTORNEYS 286 303 318
       
FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION      
SPECIAL AGENTS 12,799 13,382 13,789
       
DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION      
SPECIAL AGENTS 4,847 5,233 5,312
       
BUREAU OF ALCOHOL, TOBACCO, FIREARMS AND EXPLOSIVES      
SPECIAL AGENTS 2,526 2,504 2,598
       
BUREAU OF PRISONS      
CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS 16,538 19,058 19,408
       
FBI COUNTERTERRORISM AGENTS 3/ 3,213 4,652 4,884
       
FBI STRATEGIC GOAL 1 AGENTS 5,314 6,564 6,865
       
DRUG AGENTS (DEA & FBI) 5,998 5,983 6,241
       
       
1/ Includes positions funded from Interagency Crime & Drug Enforcement (ICDE) resources, and other reimbursable sources, such as the FBI's resources available from the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
 
2/ The 2008 on-board end of year reflects on-board as of pay period 19, ending September 27, 2008.
 
3/ These numbers reflect agents assigned to the Counterterrorism Program, including FBI headquarters, field, and legal attache positions. Additional agents contribute to the counterterrorism mission.