The report passed back to bentsen was a scathing indictment of the batf hierarchy senior agents at of aldrich ames by edward spannau and jeffrey steinberg the strange spy case of aldrich ames author: edward spannaus and jeffrey steinberg subject. Aldrich ames, in full aldrich hazen ames, (born may 26, 1941, river falls, wisconsin, us), american official of the us central intelligence agency (cia) who was entrusted with discovering soviet spies and who himself became one of the most successful double agents for the soviet union and russia. While the siu obtained compelling evidence that cia officer aldrich ames was a russian mole and was likely responsible for many of the compromises at issue, the team's march 1993 final report merely stated that there was a kgb penetration in the cia who began his espionage in 1985. 1-16 of 31 results for books: aldrich ames aldrich ames cancel spy handler: memoir of a kgb officer - the true story of the man who recruited robert hanssen and aldrich ames report of investigation: aldrich ames espionage case 1 jan 1994 paperback £11988 (4 used & new offers) previous page 1 2 next page show results for any. In this report, the office of the inspector general (oig) of the department of justice (doj) examines the performance of the federal bureau of investigation (fbi) in uncovering the espionage activities of former central intelligence agency (cia) directorate of operations officer aldrich hazen ames.
Report of investigation [microform] : the aldrich ames espionage case / permanent select committee on intelligence, us house of representatives. Ames (aldrich h) espionage case adrienne wilmoth lerner a 31-year veteran of the central intelligence agency, aldrich rick hazen ames became famous in 1994 as the highest paid mole (double agent) in united states history ames made millions of (us) dollars for information he provided to the soviet kgb, and later russian intelligence, while a mid-level employee of the cia. Alexandria, va — rejecting her plea for leniency, a federal judge friday sentenced a tearful rosario ames to five years, three months in prison for conspiring to commit espionage and evading taxes on $25 million in spy payments earned by her husband, former cia agent aldrich h ames.
Ames was born in river falls, wisconsin, to carleton cecil ames and rachel ames (née aldrich)his father was a college lecturer at the wisconsin state college-river falls and his mother a high school english teacher aldrich was the eldest of three children and the only son in 1952, his father began working for the cia's directorate of operations in virginia, and in 1953 was posted to. Aldrich ames, a cia counterintelligence agent working in the se division, approached the soviet embassy in washington, dc on april 16, 1985, and within a month received $50,000 from the kgb in exchange for espionage service. Aldrich ames spy case -- hon larry combest (extension of remarks - may 16, 1995) [page: e1047] --- hon larry combest in the house of representatives. Report of investigation: the aldrich ames espionage case us house permanent select committee on us house permanent select committee on intelligence, 1994.
Report of investigation: the aldrich ames espionage case - diane aldrich hazen ames was arrested by the fbi in arlington, virginia on arrested with him was his wife, rosario ames, who had aided and abetted his espionage activities ames was a cia case officer, who spoke russian and specialized in the. Spy catcher: jeanne vertefeuille and the hunt for kgb mole, aldrich ames skip to content central intelligence agency the work of a nation jeanne had reached the mandatory retirement age in 1992 but immediately returned as a contractor to see the investigation through to its completion. January 27, 1995, page 00018 the new york times archives one day in september 1993, four months after the fbi had begun its espionage investigation of aldrich h ames, the agents tracking him.
Unclassified abstract of the cia inspector general's report on the aldrich h ames case preface to the report from the ig procedurally, this has been an unusual report for the cia ig to write. Factual summary of the ames case a ames's professional and personal life prior to his espionage activities 1 1941 to 1969 aldrich hazen (rick) ames was born in river falls, wisconsin on may 26, 1941, to carleton cecil ames and rachel aldrich ames. Aldrich hazen ames was arrested by the fbi in arlington, virginia on espionage charges on february 21, 1994 at the time of his arrest, ames was a 31-year veteran of the central intelligence. Report of investigation: aldrich ames essay - in 1986, the central intelligence agency began to notice its agencies contacts and operations within the soviet union began to spoil at an alarmingly rate.
Report of investigation : the aldrich ames espionage case / permanent select committee on intelligence, us house of representatives. Aldrich ames was born in river falls, wisconsin, to carleton cecil ames and rachel ames (née aldrich) his father was a college lecturer, his mother a high school english teacher his father was a college lecturer, his mother a high school english teacher. Confessions of a spy the real story of aldrich ames by pete earley putnam, 364 pages, $2750 in april 1985, a veteran cia agent named aldrich ames, who at 44 was in financial straits and. Cia legend sandy grimes recalls hunting down a cia officer turned soviet spy during the cold war.
Cia intelligence officer aldrich hazen ames and his wife, rosario ames, were arrested 21 february 1994 text of the abstract of the cia inspector general's report of investigation, dated 21 october 1994, is available at: this site also has other materials dealing with the ames spy case. The result was a 486-page highly classified report, which was then “sanitized” and reduced to a mere 78 paragraphs deemed fit for public consumption 2 central intelligence agency, office of the inspector general, “abstract of report of investigation, the aldrich h ames case: an assessment of cia's role in identifying ames as an. Aldrich hazen ames (/ eɪ m z / born may 26, 1941) is a former central intelligence agency (cia) officer turned kgb double agent, who was convicted of espionage in 1994he is serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole in the federal correctional institution in terre haute, indiana, united states ames was formerly a 31-year cia counterintelligence officer who committed. Aldrich hazen ames (born may 26, 1941) is an american central intelligence agency (cia) the cia and fbi began an intensive investigation of ames that included electronic surveillance, ames's story is dramatized in the 1998 movie aldrich ames: traitor within, starring timothy hutton as ames.
The official report of the permanent select committee on intelligence of the us house of representatives on the aldrich ames espionage case special emphasis on the effectiveness of counterintelligence and security activities conducted by the cia, the roles of the cia and fbi in espionage investigations in general and this investigation in particular, and other related concerns. Aldrich ames spy case members of the house intelligence committee discussed the findings of the committee’s report concerning the central intelligence agency’s (cia) handling of the case of. Aldrich ames is a former cia counterintelligence analyst who was committed treason against the us government by spying for the russians aldrich ames was born on may 26, 1941 in river falls, wisconsin to carleton cecil ames and rachel ames.