By James Dray
Joaquin Garcia was born in Havana, Cuba back in 1952. The family fled Cuba when he was nine moving to the Bronx, New York. He attended Mount Saint Michael Academy, where he received a full football scholarship to the University of Richmond. He applied for the FBI shortly after graduation, he was sworn in as a special agent in 1980.To say he had a colorful career would be an understatement. Let’s see, he successfully investigated corrupt politicians in Atlantic City, New Jersey, corrupt police officers in Hollywood Police Department, the Broward County Sheriff’s Office, Boston Police Department to name a few. He also worked undercover for various drug dealers and Colombian and Mexico. He served the FBI for 26 years before retiring. What you may not know about Joaquin “Jack” Garcia is tha...