Why The Secret Service Needs An $8 Million Scale White House Replica

You — Yes, You! — Can Drive A Van In President Obama's Security Detail

You there! Yes, you, the one in the battered Jeep Cherokee, old-ass Miata, or Toyota Corolla that you lie and say is a GT-R when you post online! Do you have a clean driving record and a pulse? Then you can drive in a van in the motorcade that protects the most important man in the free world! » 1/03/15 3:00pm 1/03/15 3:00pm

How a Hacker Intercepted FBI and Secret Service Calls With Google Maps

Earlier this week, Bryan Seely, a network engineer and one-time Marine, played me recordings of two phone calls (embedded below.) The calls were placed by unwitting citizens to the FBI office in San Francisco and to the Secret Service in Washington, D.C. Neither the callers nor the FBI or Secret Service personnel who… » 2/27/14 6:00pm 2/27/14 6:00pm

Secret Service Will Pretend To Be Farmers, Drive Tractors At G8

The Secret Service will reportedly be dressing up as farmers during the G8 summit, which begins tomorrow. The summit, scheduled to take place at the Lough Erne, a five-star lakeside resort in Northern Ireland, will last two days. » 6/16/13 5:15pm 6/16/13 5:15pm

Watch Obama's limo get stuck in Dublin

President Barack Obama's first trip to Ireland began with less luck than expected today when his Cadillac limousine scraped to a halt on a ramp at the U.S. Embassy in Dublin. It's hard to defend against leprechauns. » 5/23/11 11:15am 5/23/11 11:15am

This is how President Obama's motorcade rolls

As part of a look behind the scenes into the Secret Service, The Atlantic's Marc Ambinder also came up with this diagram of a typical presidential motorcade. Read his article and you'll see why all those trucks are necessary. » 2/10/11 4:00pm 2/10/11 4:00pm

Secret Service, Robots In Standoff With VW

A traffic stop led to a car chase and now a police standoff between the Secret Service, LAPD, a laser-shooting robot and the President-threatening passengers of this red VW Beetle. The health care debate has officially gone wacky. [FoxNews] » 8/13/09 4:00pm 8/13/09 4:00pm

Police Submit 25 Felony Charges Against Unique Performance Executives

Another development in the Unique Performance drama, as CBS-11 is reporting that the Farmers Branch PD has finished their investigation and submitted 25 felony charges against Unique Performance to the Dallas County District Attorney. The nature of these charges aren't clear, but they likely have to do with fraud and … » 2/27/08 12:45pm 2/27/08 12:45pm