US Secret Service is created (1865)

US Secret Service is created

July 5, 1865

one of the oldest federal law enforcement agencies in the USA

end of the American Civil War, the Secret Service was originally founded to combat the then-widespread counterfeiting of U.S. currency

1901, the agency was asked to begin its protective mission after the assassination of President William McKinley

Tiahrt Amendment (2003)

 

  • February 20, 2003
  • proposed by Todd Tiahrt (R-Kan.)
  • prohibited the ATF from publicly releasing data showing where criminals purchased their firearms
  • only law enforcement officers or prosecutors

US Secret Service is created (1865)

US Secret Service is created

July 5, 1865

one of the oldest federal law enforcement agencies in the USA

end of the American Civil War, the Secret Service was originally founded to combat the then-widespread counterfeiting of U.S. currency

1901, the agency was asked to begin its protective mission after the assassination of President William McKinley

Law Enforcement Officers Protection Act

Law Enforcement Officers Protection Act of 1985

prohibits the manufacturing, importing and selling of ammunition that can penetrate a bulletproof vest

Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act (LEOSA)

 outlaw the manufacture, import, or sale of armor-piercing ammunition except for government use, including military and police, testing, research, or export

http://www.ncjrs.gov/App/publications/abstract.aspx?ID=153209

Tiahrt Amendment (2003)

 

  • February 20, 2003
  • proposed by Todd Tiahrt (R-Kan.)
  • prohibited the ATF from publicly releasing data showing where criminals purchased their firearms
  • only law enforcement officers or prosecutors

US Secret Service is created (1865)

US Secret Service is created

July 5, 1865

one of the oldest federal law enforcement agencies in the USA

end of the American Civil War, the Secret Service was originally founded to combat the then-widespread counterfeiting of U.S. currency

1901, the agency was asked to begin its protective mission after the assassination of President William McKinley

Tiahrt Amendment (2003)

 

  • February 20, 2003
  • proposed by Todd Tiahrt (R-Kan.)
  • prohibited the ATF from publicly releasing data showing where criminals purchased their firearms
  • only law enforcement officers or prosecutors

Tiahrt Amendment (2003)

 

  • February 20, 2003
  • proposed by Todd Tiahrt (R-Kan.)
  • prohibited the ATF from publicly releasing data showing where criminals purchased their firearms
  • only law enforcement officers or prosecutors