The U.S. Secret Service (USSS) has two missions Ai criminal investigations, and protection. Criminal investigation activities encompasses financial crimes, identity theft, counterfeiting, computer fraud, and computer-based attacks on the nationAis financial, banking, and telecomm. infrastructure. Protection activities include the safety and security of the Pres., V.P., their families, and other identified individuals and locations. In March 2003, the USSS was transferred to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Contents of this report: (1) Intro.; (2) USSS Missions Invest.; Protection; (3) Overview of USSS Statutes: Invest. Mission; Protection Mission; (4) Policy Questions: Missions; Org.: DHSAis Nat. Homeland Security Strategy. Illus.A much more recent example is the breach of Secret Service security at a White House State Dinner on November 24, 2009, ... The following table provides information on assaults against Presidents who were protected by the Secret Service;anbsp;...
|Title||:||U. S. Secret Service|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2010-02|