Why is the secret service called the secret service?
That's a secret.
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The United States Secret Service ( USSS ) is a federal lawenforcement agency under the U.S. Department ofHomeland Security . Until 2003, the Service was part of the U.S. D…epartmentof the Treasury . . The U.S. Secret Service has two distinct areas ofresponsibility: . Financial Crimes, covering missions such as prevention andinvestigation of counterfeiting of U.S. currency and U.S. treasury securities , andinvestigation of major fraud . . Protection, which entails ensuring the safety of current andformer national leaders and their families, such as the President,past presidents, vice presidents, presidential candidates, visitingheads of state, and foreign embassies. . The Secret Service's initial responsibility was to investigatecounterfeiting of U.S. currency, which was rampant following the U.S. Civil War . The agency thenevolved into the United States' first domestic intelligence and counterintelligence agency. Manyof the agency's missions were later taken over by subsequentagencies such as the FBI , ATF , and IRS .
The Israeli secret service is Mossad (officially titled the Institute for Intelligence and Special Operations) who gather intelligence from foreign countries. Another of the …Israeli security services is known as Shin Bet or more correctly the Israel Security Agency (ISA) who are responsible for counter intelligence and internal security in Israel.
yes to stranges no to family
The U.S. Secret Service hiring requirements are listed on USAJOBS. Generally one needs a bachelors degree. Experience in security work is generally not required as well as pol…ice experience. You DO NOT need someone with "influence" or "pull", that is ridiculous. NO ONE gets "recommended" for a "spot" in a Federal Law Enforcement Agency.
Schutzstaffel or the SS for short
SIS - Slovak Information Service / Slovenska Informacna Sluzba
"The Beast" or "Cadillac One".
They actually have special agents for them
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The Secret Service was established by President Lincoln in order tocombat counterfeit (fake) money.
Governors do not get secret service protection. Usually their state provides the governor with personal protection.
So they could protect the president. They are supposed to keep the code names of the president and his family secret. This way, possible assassins are not given additional inf…ormation.
No it was the Gestapo or Schutzstaffel (SS)
Canada's secret service agency is called the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS for short).
Applicants should have either a four-year college degree or a combination of education and criminal investigative experience, be in good physical condition, and have a record …that is clear of criminal behavior. Lots of people apply to become Secret Service agents, so the process is very competitive. If you are interested in becoming an agent, you should study hard and be a good student.
Originally it was Cheka but this was disbanded in 1922 to the State Political Directorate, or GPU. Under Stalin, the secret police in 1934 was renamed the People's Comissariat… for Internal Affairs, or NKVD.