Special Agent Eric Brelsford began his career with the FBI in 2003 in Milwaukee where he started investigating cyber crimes. In 2006, SA Brelsford transferred to Chicago where he has continued to focus on cyber-crime investigations. During this time, SA Brelsford has been the lead investigator on a variety of cyber investigations including data breaches, cyber extortion, financial account takeover, malware distribution, botnet operations, and denial of service attacks.
Prior to joining the FBI, Agent Brelsford worked in the private sector performing computer & information security consulting. Agent Brelsford is currently assigned to a criminal computer intrusion squad.