US Secret Service

Gunman shouting anti-Trump slogans arrested at Miami resort

Gunman shouting anti-Trump slogans arrested at Miami resort

Neither Trump nor any of his immediate family members were at the Trump National Doral Golf Club at the time, according to the Secret Service. 

May 18, 2018, 20:29 PM IST
Gunman arrested for suicide attempt in front of White House

Gunman arrested for suicide attempt in front of White House

The gunman has been identified by the Secret service and the Metropolitan Police Department, but his name has not been disclosed citing security reasons.

Mar 04, 2018, 07:10 AM IST
Man shoots himself near White House, President's house on lockdown

Man shoots himself near White House, President's house on lockdown

A man reportedly shot himself along the north fence line of the White House.

Mar 04, 2018, 00:12 AM IST

Secret Service nabs attempted White House fence jumper

The US Secret Service nabbed an individual who had attempted to jump a security barrier on the north side of the White House, a media report said.

Nov 20, 2017, 08:38 AM IST
White House on lockdown over 'suspicious activity'

White House on lockdown over 'suspicious activity'

The agency said its uniformed officers had responded, and Lafayette Park and a fence line on the north side of the White House remained closed off to the public.

Nov 03, 2017, 20:10 PM IST
Lockdown at White House lifted, suspicious package cleared near North Fence, says US Secret Service

Lockdown at White House lifted, suspicious package cleared near North Fence, says US Secret Service

The United States Secret Service on Tuesday placed the White House on lockdown due to an unattended package left near the North Lawn, according to ANI.

Aug 22, 2017, 23:31 PM IST

US Secret Service crunched by Trump and family's travel

Randolph "Tex" Ailes, the service's chief, said 1,100 agents will exceed caps for the fiscal year on salary and overtime pay because of the crushing workload.

Aug 22, 2017, 00:22 AM IST

Two Secret Service officers fired over White House breach

Two US Secret Service officers were fired over a March 10 security breach in which a man climbed over the White House fence and remained on the grounds undetected for over 15 minutes, security officials told CNN.

Apr 14, 2017, 09:33 AM IST

US Secret Service officials expected to face discipline

At least six Secret Service employees are expected to face discipline over a security breach in which a man gained entry to White House grounds, a media report said.

Mar 24, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

An armed man was shot at and critically injured by the US Secret Service outside the White House even as the official residence of the American President was put on lockdown for over an hour.

May 21, 2016, 08:55 AM IST

Unprecedented US security operation for Pope Francis

Next week's visit by Pope Francis presents an unprecedented security challenge to US authorities, particularly in New York where his heavy schedule coincides with 170 leaders descending on the United Nations.

Sep 15, 2015, 12:29 PM IST

Alarm at GHW Bush home broken for 13 months: Report

The alarm at former President George HW Bush's home was broken for at least 13 months before the US Secret Service fixed it, according to a report released on Thursday by the Homeland Security Department's investigator.

Apr 23, 2015, 23:50 PM IST

Secret Service personnel save life of Indian-American journo

An Indian-American journalist suffered a heart attack inside the White House, but a prompt response by US Secret Service personnel saved his life.

Mar 24, 2015, 11:50 AM IST

US lawmakers seeking answers in Secret Service incident

Lawmakers say the Secret Service won't let them hear from four employees who witnessed an episode outside the White House in which two high-ranking agency officials are accused of driving into a secure area without authorization.

Mar 23, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

Some video of Secret Service scandal may have been erased: Report

Surveillance video of two US Secret Service agents drunk driving at the White House may have been erased as part of the agency`s policy of deleting recordings every 72 hours, CNN reported on Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:18 PM IST

US Secret Service has alcohol problem: Director

The US Secret Service director admitted to Congress on Tuesday that his agents often drink, even as he sought funding to build a life-size mock-up of the White House to improve training.

Mar 18, 2015, 02:11 AM IST

US Secret Service wants $8 mn White House replica for training

The US Secret Service has requested $8 million to build a replica of the White House to be used in training agents to prevent incidents like last year`s mansion intrusion, the agency`s director said Tuesday.

Mar 17, 2015, 21:11 PM IST

Barack Obama disappointed by latest Secret Service incident

Two senior US Secret Service agents are under investigation after driving a government vehicle through an area where their colleagues were investigating a suspicious package, a law enforcement official said on Thursday.

Mar 13, 2015, 09:31 AM IST

US Secret Service investigates agents after White House crash

Two senior US Secret Service agents are being investigated over allegations that they crashed a government car into White House security barricades under the influence of alcohol, a media report said.

Mar 12, 2015, 12:12 PM IST

Spy agency employee was flying drone that crashed at White House

An employee of a U.S. spy agency has confessed to operating a small drone that crashed on the grounds of the White House, the agency said on Tuesday, the latest in a series of incidents that raised questions about the president`s security.

Jan 28, 2015, 07:20 AM IST