|The Secret Service, a division of the Department of Homeland Security, serves as a national law enforcement agency.|
The primary purpose of the United States Secret Service is to carry out two imperative missions: protection and criminal investigations. During their careers, secret service special agents will be required to perform assignments in both of these areas and will be require to work in many locations both domestically and abroad.
Specifically secret service special agents perform the duties listed below.
The Secret Service protects:
Secret Service Agent Training
Secret service agents spend 3 months training at the Federal Law Enforcement Training Center in Georgia or New Mexico. Following this training, agents spend 3 months at the James J. Rowley Training Center in Maryland.
For more information on how to become a secret service agent you can contact the Secret Service Recruitment Program at 202-406-5830, or TTY 202-406-5390. You may also call 888-813-8777 for a listing of our current vacancies.
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