President Barack Obama has chosen the former special agent he asked to temporarily run the troubled Secret Service to take over as director.
The deputy director of the Secret Service is resigning his position but will be allowed to accept another unspecified federal job within the Homeland Security Department. As the No. 2 official in command, Alvin “A.T.” Smith managed the agency’s day-to-day operations.
The Secret Service has arrested a man who climbed a bicycle rack outside the White House grounds Sunday, and he’s been charged with unlawful entry.
An Iowa man who had a hunting rifle, ammunition and a knife in his car when he approached a Secret Service post near the White House and said he had an appointment with the president will spend a year on probation.
The U.S. Secret Service says a small drone crashed overnight at the White House complex while the president was in India, but Obama’s spokesman said Monday that it posed no threat.
CBS News has learned from the Secret Service that shots were fired outside Vice President Joe Biden’s home in Delaware Saturday night.
4 of the highest-ranking Secret Service executives have been reassigned in the wake of a series of security mishaps, sources tells Associated Press.
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A woman armed with a gun was reportedly arrested in front of the White House Thursday night.
The Secret Service arrested a man near the White House after a .30-30 rifle and ammunition was found in his car near the executive mansion.