Chock full of page-turning stories and revelatory insights into Mexico’s criminal underworld, this book moves beyond the everyday true crime memoir and delves into the larger question of what it means for a family man to put his life on the line...
SOUTHLAKE, Texas (PRWEB) October 16, 2020
Author Victor Avila shares the true story of a hero killed in the line of duty, and a plan to work towards an end to the violence, in Agent Under Fire: A Murder and a Manifesto ($19.49, paperback, 9781632215291; $34.99, dust jacket, 9781632215307; $9.99, e-book, 9781632215314).
Avila worked alongside Special Agent Jaime Zapata against the Zetas in Mexico. The drug cartel is part of Mexico’s criminal underworld and a center of human trafficking, money laundering, drug-running, mass murders, and government evasion. In addition to sharing Zapata’s story, Avila also outlines his personal solutions to the violence and corruption along the United States’ southern border.
“Chock full of page-turning stories and revelatory insights into Mexico’s criminal underworld, this book moves beyond the everyday true crime memoir and delves into the larger question of what it means for a family man to put his life on the line every day to topple some of the cruelest criminal organizations known to mankind,” said Avila.
Victor Avila is a retired Supervisory Special Agent with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI), under the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS). He earned a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and served in law enforcement for over two decades. Avila is an advocate for border security, immigration reform, human trafficking awareness and the protection of our sovereignty – and has been featured on FoxNews, i24News, Univision, OANN and various Radio and Podcast interviews
Liberty Hill Publishing, a division of Salem Media Group, is a leader in the print-on-demand, self-publishing industry. Agent Under Fire is available online through amazon.com and barnesandnoble.com.