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Iowa Man Arrested After Threatening To Blow Up The White House

After an Iowa man threatened to blow up the White House twice, police have arrested the 37-year-old Akron man. Secret Service agents say Jeremy Herbert approached them on Wednesday afternoon. Herbert called the Plymouth County Sheriff’s Office Thursday afternoon and asked to speak with sheriff, according to KCCI. Herbert was told he would have to [...]

On Pope Francis’ Secret Service: Confronting the ISIS Threat (Corriere Della Sera, Italy)

He rides in an open car amid hundreds of thousands of people from around the world and abhors being seperated from his flock. Imagine the heart-stopping difficulty of protecting one of the most popular pontiffs in a generation from terrorists bent on killing anyone not a Sunni fundamentalist – particularly a man with the title [...]Show More Summary

Alex Jones: Assassinating Obama Could Be A False Flag!

To me, all talk of assassinating anyone is talk that should be avoided at all costs, no matter what, unless we're talking about failures of the Secret Service to adequately protect the President of the United States, whoever that isShow More Summary

Woman With Gun Arrested In Front Of White House

This is comes on the heels of another arrest, just one day ago, of a man from Iowa with a gun by the White House. The woman was spotted by Secret Service agents around 8:30 p.m. walking along the north fence on Pennsylvania Avenue, CBS News White House Correspondent Mark Knoller reports. A Secret Service [...]

Congressman Gohmert Contrasts White House Security to Border Security

Congressman Louie Gohmert said that if a fence is not good enough for the U.S.-Mexico border, it "should not be good enough for the White House" during a judiciary hearing on Wednesday. Gohmert questioned the acting Secret Service Director about what he believes was a "breakdown in White House leadership" following a White House security breach. Show More Summary

Man With Rifle And Ammo Arrested At The White House

Renae Kapheim, a 41-year-old man from Davenport, Iowa, was arrested outside the White House Wednesday after he approached uniformed Secret Service officers. He said that someone had told him that he should come to the White House, so he had driven to Washington to do so,” said a senior law enforcement official. “The officers interviewed [...]

Iowa Man Arrested Near White House With Gun in Car

(WASHINGTON) — The Secret Service arrested an Iowa man Wednesday afternoon after finding a hunting rifle, dozens of rounds of ammunition and a knife in the trunk of his car parked near the White House. R.J. Kapheim, 41, was arrested on a charge of having an unregistered firearm, which is illegal in the District of…

Acting Secret Service Director ‘Confident’ He Can Restore Faith in Agency

Joseph Clancy addressed the House Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, noting the failures that have led to public mistrust in the agency

Verbatim: Restoring Excellence at the Secret Service

Joseph P. Clancy, acting director of the Secret Service, is to testify before Congress.

Twice As Many White House Fence-Jumping Incidents Than Previously Disclosed

The Secret Service says there were 40 fence-jumping incidents at the White House during the last five years, twice the number originally disclosed. Ten separate instances involve someone scaling the fixed security fencing surrounding the White House complex to access a restricted area without authorization. Show More Summary

ANOTHER POST-ELECTION DISCLOSURE: Secret Service discloses 40 barrier-jumping incidents. “There we…

ANOTHER POST-ELECTION DISCLOSURE: Secret Service discloses 40 barrier-jumping incidents. “There were more than twice as many incidents involving White House complex fence- and barrier-jumping over the last five years than the U.S. Secret Service previously publicly disclosed, although the vast majority of them involved breaches of lower barriers than the main fence.”

Caught with Prostitute, Investigator in Secret Service Prostitution Scandal Resigns

The investigator who led the Department of Homeland Security’s internal review of the Secret Service’s 2012 prostitution scandal, David Nieland, claimed hotel records showed a member of the White House advance team signed a prostitute into his room the same night. Show More Summary

Washington Post 's Controversial Secret Service Reporting Faces Mounting Scrutiny Over Unnamed Sources

The Washington Post's recent controversial reporting on the Secret Service is facing fresh scrutiny after new revelations put in question the Post's reliance on unnamed sources. In late October, it was revealed that David Nieland, the...Show More Summary

Secret Service Arrests Man Who Threatened To Behead Obama

Christopher Perkins O’Brien, of Annapolis, was arrested on Sunday after threatening to kill President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama. He detailed his plans in an explicit email littered with racist remarks and standard Tea Party rhetoric, and was charged with making a violent threat against the President and threatening bodily harm against the [...]

‘Don’t throw traditional stamps into the [postal] dumpster,’ former USPS committee member warns

  The cloistered world of postage stamps is roiling again with a rare public airing of dissent in the ranks of the secretive committee of prominent Americans that chooses new stamp images. As the U.S. Postal Service prepares to issue a stamp featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer next week, a postal expert whose 12-year term on the Citizens’ […]

[VIDEO] Secret Service Agents Pay a Visit to Anti-Obama Artist Sabo — and the Entire Exchange Is Seemingly Captured on Video

This is disturbing, funny, awesome, mixed in with a little bit of a$$hole. King Obama has dispatched his minions to ‘deal’ with the ‘threats’ of zombie resurrection. Give me a

U.S. Postal Service Spying on Americans Without Oversight

he United States Postal Service disclosed it approved nearly 50,000 requests, called “mail covers,” last year alone from law enforcement to secretly monitor the snail mail of Americans. An audit shows the surveillance program is more...Show More Summary

MORE CRUSHING OF DISSENT: Secret Service Agents Pay a Visit to Anti-Obama Artist Sabo — and the E…

MORE CRUSHING OF DISSENT: Secret Service Agents Pay a Visit to Anti-Obama Artist Sabo — and the Entire Exchange Is Seemingly Captured on Video. Sabo, however, seems un-cowed: “I realize we have a fhead in the White House and the Constitution no longer means st, but as far as I’m concerned we still have the […]

Do Americans deserve this?

In a rare public accounting of its mass surveillance program, the United States Postal Service reported that it approved nearly 50,000 requests last year from law enforcement agencies and its own internal inspection unit to secretly monitor the mail of Americans for use in criminal and national security investigations. The number of requests, contained in [...]Show More Summary

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