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Texts Secret Service Agents
Didn't Back Up Are Gone
Jul 20, 2022 9:15 AM CDT
Texts Secret Service Agents Didn't Back Up Are Gone
Agents were apparently tasked with determining what to back up during phone migration
The House Jan. 6 committee said late Tuesday that it received a letter from the Secret Service confirming the text messages the panel was seeking are gone for good. The letter also confirmed the deletion occurred during a planned phone migration that occurred shortly after the Capitol attack, reports...
Secret Service Over
Jul 16, 2022 1:35 PM CDT
Committee Subpoenas Secret Service Over Text Messages
Agency says it will answer Jan. 6 panel quickly
: The House committee investigating the attack on the Capitol has issued a subpoena for Secret Service text messages sent on Jan. 5 and 6, 2021. The committee had been told Thursday that the agency deleted the records. Democratic Chairman Bennie Thompson wrote the Secret Service that the committee wants...
Secret Service Employee
Sent Home From Biden Trip
Jul 13, 2022 4:01 PM CDT
Secret Service Employee Sent Home From Biden Trip
Woman accuses worker of assault on an Israeli street before Biden's arrival
- A Secret Service employee has been sent home after being arrested and briefly held and questioned by Israeli police. A woman had accused the employee of what an agency spokesman called a "physical encounter" Monday night, NBC News reports. The confrontation occurred on a street when agency employees were...
Secret Service Director
Leaves for Snapchat
Jul 7, 2022 6:45 PM CDT
Secret Service Director Leaves for Snapchat
James Murray quits as agency becomes snagged in Jan. 6 investigation
- James Murray, director of the Secret Service since 2019, is leaving the government for social media. His new job is in security for Snapchat, the
reports. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas praised Murray as an adviser, and the agency issued a statement saying Murray "helped the agency...
Reports: Secret Service Agents
Deny Bombshell Claim
Jun 29, 2022 9:11 AM CDT
Reports: Secret Service Agents Deny Bombshell Claim
But will they testify under oath?
- Prevented from going to the Capitol with his supporters on Jan. 6, President Trump grabbed the steering wheel of his limousine and lunged at the head of his security detail, a top aide to Trump Chief of Staff Mark Meadows testified Tuesday , relaying that what she said was told to...
Beach House After
Small Plane's Flyover
Jun 4, 2022 2:50 PM CDT
Bidens Evacuate Beach House After Small Plane's Flyover
Pilot made a mistake, Secret Service says
- A small private airplane mistakenly entered restricted airspace near President Biden's Delaware vacation home Saturday, prompting the brief evacuation of the president and first lady, the White House and the Secret Service said. The White House said that there was no threat to the Bidens and that precautionary measures...
Day Before Riot, Pence Aide
Warned Secret Service
Jun 3, 2022 2:00 PM CDT
Day Before Riot, Pence Aide Warned Secret Service
Chief of staff feared violent reaction to Trump's criticism over election certification
- Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff wasn't sure what was going to happen on Jan. 6, 2021. But he knew President Trump was about to publicly denounce Pence for not trying to block Congress from certifying Joe Biden's electoral victory in the presidential election, and he...
2 Secret Service
May 20, 2022 12:26 PM CDT
2 Secret Service Employees Sent Home From Biden's Trip
They were involved in an allegedly drunken altercation with taxi driver in South Korea
- It might be another case of Secret Service employees behaving badly overseas : Two have been sent back to the US ahead of President Biden's trip to Asia , reports the AP . The details of what happened were still being investigated, but ABC News reports an agent got into a heated...
Police Identify Man Killed
at Ambassador's Residence
Apr 23, 2022 1:50 PM CDT
Police Identify Man Killed at Ambassador's Residence
Officials suggested no motive in the case, in which the Secret Service shot a 19-year-old
: DC police on Saturday identified the man shot to death this week by Secret Service agents on the grounds of the Peruvian ambassador's residence. Gordon Casey, of Germantown, Maryland, died outside the residence Wednesday, per ABC News , after an intruder was reported. Police gave no information Saturday on...
Secret Service: Don't
Ignore Incel Warning Signs
Mar 15, 2022 5:12 PM CDT
Secret Service: Don't Ignore Incel Warning Signs
Report calls for behavioral assessment to prevent mass killings
- Men who consider themselves anti-feminists, male supremacists, or "incels"—"involuntary celibates"—have killed dozens of people in attacks in recent years and more attention needs to be paid to warning signs, the Secret Service said in a report released Tuesday. Experts at the agency's National...
7 More DC High Schools
Receive Bomb Threats
Feb 9, 2022 4:22 PM CST
7 More DC High Schools Receive Bomb Threats
Calls come a day after one to a school Doug Emhoff was visiting
: More bomb threats were made and more District of Columbia high schools were evacuated Wednesday, a day after Doug Emhoff's visit to a school was cut short. Another seven more public high schools and charter schools across the city were threatened, the
reports. Students and staff...
Home Depot Worker
Accused of 4-Year
'Funny Money' Scheme
Feb 5, 2022 11:00 AM CST
Home Depot Worker Accused of 4-Year 'Funny Money' Scheme
Officials say Ariz. man replaced nearly $400K in real currency with fake cash
- Times are tough, but law enforcement officials say one Home Depot employee went too far and allegedly used his job to steal almost $400,000 over a four-year period, per the
New York Daily News
. Adrian Jean Pineda of Tempe, Ariz., was arrested Jan. 31 for allegedly replacing genuine currency...
Kansas Man Charged
With Threats Against Biden
Jan 29, 2022 2:20 PM CST
Kansas Man Charged With Threats Against Biden
Accused was 'coming for' president, authorities say
- A Kansas man has been accused of threatening to visit the White House to kill President Biden, reports the Daily Beast . Scott Ryan Merryman is charged with interstate communication containing a threat to harm and threats against the president of the United States, according to a criminal complaint filed by...
Police: Teenage Thief
Got $36M in Cryptocurrency
Nov 17, 2021 6:16 PM CST
Police: Teenage Thief Got $36M in Cryptocurrency
Canadian scammer intercepted authentication request, investigators say
- A cross-border investigation has led to the arrest of a teenager in Canada suspected of a cryptocurrency theft of more than $36 million US from a single person. Officials called it the largest cryptocurrency scam involving one person in Canadian history, CTV News reports. Police did not release the age...
Watchdog Suggests Blame for
881 Secret Service Infections
Jun 23, 2021 7:50 PM CDT
Watchdog Suggests Blame for 881 Secret Service Infections
Group says Trump put agents at risk of contracting the coronavirus
- A nonprofit watchdog group has counted 881 Secret Service employees who tested positive for the coronavirus between March 1, 2020, and March 9, 2021. Of those, 477 belonged to the special agent division, whose duties include guarding the president, vice president, and their families, the
reports. In its...
Secret Service Just Paid $40K
to Guard Trump at Mar-a-Lago
May 21, 2021 8:52 AM CDT
Secret Service Just Paid $40K to Guard Trump at Mar-a-Lago
Washington Post tallies up the bill since Jan. 20
- Like all former presidents, Donald Trump still gets protection from the Secret Service. But the
reports that Trump's protection comes with a unique wrinkle: He gets to charge the agency for the privilege. More specifically, his Trump Organization has been charging $396.15 a night for the...
Secret Service Agents Grew
Unusually Close to 2 Trumps
May 12, 2021 6:55 PM CDT
Secret Service Agents Grew Unusually Close to 2 Trumps
New book says Vanessa Trump dated member of the family's detail
- The apparent closeness of the relationships between Secret Service agents and two of the Trumps they were guarding raised concerns at the agency, a new book says. To lessen the chances of their judgment being compromised, agents aren't allowed to maintain personal relationships with the people they protect, the...
Cost of Secret Service
for Trump Children Multiplies
May 8, 2021 12:00 PM CDT
Cost of Secret Service for Trump Children Multiplies
Details' partial hotel and transportation bills the first month were $140K
- Secret Service protection for former President Trump's adult children is off to an expensive start. The first month after Trump's term ended, which included multiple trips and vacations for the Trump children and their spouses, cost the government at least $140,000 for transportation and hotel rooms, the...
Trump Orders Secret Service
Protection for His Adult Kids
Jan 21, 2021 12:57 AM CST
Trump Orders Secret Service Protection for His Adult Kids
That's according to 3 sources who spoke anonymously
- Donald Trump's four adult children will have free Secret Service protection for the next six months after the former president extended the post-presidency security to them before leaving office, three sources tell the
. A senior US official also anonymously confirmed the news to CNN , though it has...
Paper Has Harrowing Account
of Pence's Close Call
Jan 15, 2021 12:50 PM CST
Paper Has Harrowing Account of Pence's Close Call
Rioters missed him inside the Capitol by a matter of seconds
- We knew Secret Service escorted Mike Pence to safety during the siege on the Capitol. But not until this
report has it been clear just how close the rioters came to the vice president. As it turns out, they missed seeing him by a matter of seconds. As...
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