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  • United States Secret Service

    UNITED STATES SECRET SERVICE Abstract The United States Secret Service was created in 1865 as a federal law enforcement agency within the Treasury Department. It derives its legal authority from Title 18‚ United States Code‚ and Section 3056. It was established for the express function of stopping counterfeiting operations which had spread out in our country following the introduction of paper currency during the Civil War. The Secret Service maintains its role as guardian of the integrity

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  • The Secret Service

    BEGINNINGS 1865 The Secret Service Division was created on July 5‚ 1865 in Washington‚ D.C.‚ to suppress counterfeit currency. Chief William P. Wood was sworn in by Secretary of the Treasury Hugh McCulloch. 1867 Secret Service responsibilities were broadened to include "detecting persons perpetrating frauds against the government." This appropriation resulted in investigations into the Ku Klux Klan‚ non-conforming distillers‚ smugglers‚ mail robbers‚ land frauds‚ and a number of other infractions

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  • The Secret Service

    The Secret Service was created in 1865 as a federal law enforcement agency within the Treasury Department. It derives its legal authority from Title 18‚ United States Code‚ Section 3056. It was established for the express purpose of stopping counterfeiting operations which had sprung up in this country following the introduction of paper currency during the Civil War (Treasury‚ 2002‚ Online). The Secret Service maintains its role as guardian of the integrity of our currency‚ but today also investigates

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  • History of the Secret Service

    The history and duties of the Secret Service Christopher L. Mintze CRJ175 W-1 Abstract The purpose of this paper is to inform the reader of the history and duties of the Secret Service. In this paper I will give you a chronological timeline of the United States Secret Service. From its creation in 1865 by President Lincoln through its current day duties will be explored. The history and duties of the Secret Service The history of the secret service is a very interesting one. During

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  • The Secret Service (USSS)

    is the Secret Service and what do they do? The Secret Service is a government department a part of the branch of the Department of Homeland Security concerned with espionage and responsible for providing protection to the president and investigating certain types of financial crime. The Secret Service is an elite force with the job of protecting our countries president. They provide protection against anybody who is threatening the lives of the president or the citizens of the United States. They

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  • The Importance Of Defense In The United States

    In this essay I will tell you why the United States spends so much on defense. I will explain three different reasons why the U.S.A spends so much on defense. The three topic why I chose why the U.S.A spends so much on defense were National Security‚ The Military‚ and the President. I will explain in each part that I choose why they spent so much on each one. First thing is National Security. The government is always a wanting to protect our country and everyone in it. With all the terrorist groups

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  • United States Parcel Service

    United Parcel Service Marcel Warren International Transportation & Logistics Scott Lawrence 3/5/12 Founded in 1907 as a messenger company in the US‚ UPS has grown substantially into a multi-billion dollar corporation. Today UPS is a global company with one of the most recognized and admired brands in the world. They are the world’s largest packaging and Delivery Company and a leader of transportation and logistics services. Every day they manage the flow of goods to more than 200 countries

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  • United States Postal Service

    Gaither Operational Decision Making 8/29/2010 The U.S. Postal Service It is important for the U.S. Postal Service to have a high volume of mail to process in order to follow the mission statement. An organization mission is its reason for existence and is expressed in the mission statement (Stevenson 42). Mission of the Postal Service: The Postal Service shall have as its basic function the obligation to provide postal services to bind the Nation together through the personal‚ educational‚

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  • United States Postal Service

    last couple of years has also contributed to this decline. Finally‚ the extremely competitive environment of express mail has an effect on USPS ’ volume. As standard mail becomes obsolete and the electronic revolution takes over‚ the United States Postal Service needs to develop a new strategic action plan in order to adapt and sustain profitability in this dynamic environment. There are a number or short and long term problems that need to be addressed. Short-term problems include rigid business

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  • The United States Secret Service (USSS)

    The United States Secret Service‚ also known as the USSS‚ is a name with which most all American - and many foreign - households are familiar.. The organization is typically seen as a conglomeration of glorified body guards charged with protecting the President of the United States and his - or her - family‚ but in reality‚ it is a task force comprised of extremely qualified individuals who come together to form one of the oldest and most elite federal law enforcement agencies in the world. Today

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