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White House Fence Jumper Indicted

Omar J. Gonzalez, accused White House fence jumper was indicted Tuesday on federal and local charge for allegedly intruding into the presidential mansion armed with a folding knife. 61 more words

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Even After Firing, White House Has Full Confidence in Secret Service Director

Washington D.C. – Secret Service Director, Julia Pierson, may be out of a job at the moment but she still has the stamp of approval from her old boss at 1600 Pennsylvania Blvd. 296 more words


The Public Screw-Ups of the Secret Service

The Secret Service, like most law enforcement agencies, has a motto. Theirs is “Worthy of Trust and Confidence” but a series of incidents, both troubling and potentially tragic has blown truck-sized holes into the nation’s trust and confidence the agency is up to the job of protecting the President. 1,179 more words

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Resignation nation; Secret service director steps down

The Secret Service has just lost their director as she has voluntarily stepped down from the esteemed position.

Julia Pierson has come under fire after a man was able to break into the White House. 147 more words

U.S Secret Service Director resigns

 Julia Pierson, the first female director of the Secret Service, resigned Wednesday in the aftermath of a fence-jumper gaining access to the White House on September 19 and a subsequent congressional inquiry uncovering other security lapses. 126 more words


Breach of Security: Julie Pierson Resigns

Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, director of the U.S Secret Service, Julie Pierson resigned, due to “one too many” breaches of security surrounding Barack Obama. A recent breach involved a man jumping the White House fence and bolting across the lawn towards the front doors of the house. 250 more words