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Browse news stories on Museum exhibits, events, and more. Press and professional filmmakers are welcome at the DEA Museum. Contact or (202) 307-3463 to schedule a visit, video session, or interview.

Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena

DOCUMENTARY PREMIERE—Remembering Kiki: Through the Eyes of His Family, Friends, and Colleagues

October 26, 2021

The documentary tribute to Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena premieres today at 11 a.m. EDT. 

A family photograph of Special Agent Enrique Camarena, his wife, and three sons.

Remembering Kiki: DEA Museum to Premiere Documentary on Fallen Special Agent

October 21, 2021

The DEA Museum will premiere a documentary tribute to Special Agent Enrique "Kiki" Camarena on October 26, 2021, at 11 a.m. EDT. 

Mother with two teenaged children looking at Museum exhibit.

Welcome Back! DEA Museum Reopening Soon

October 20, 2021

After a two-year renovation, the all-new DEA Museum will reopen November 4, 2021.

Video Thumbnail: Museum Moment - Nowhere to Hide

Video Premiere—Museum Moment: Nowhere to Hide

June 11, 2021

Discover the mysterious and sometimes shocking world of drug smuggling. 

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WATCH REPLAY—Disrupt, Dismantle, and Destroy: Smuggling Stories

May 18, 2021

DEA Museum Lecture Series, Smuggling Stories, hosted by Josh Edmundson, focuses on a fundamental element of all major drug trafficking organizations’ (DTOs’) business models and a critical component of DEA’s work: smuggling.

2021 Memorial Service Announcement

2021 DEA Virtual Memorial Service

May 13, 2021

Every year in May, we pause to recognize the brave men and women of DEA who have made the ultimate sacrifice in support of our mission—to protect the American people. Join us for the 2021 DEA Virtual Memorial Service.