Two days. Two intruders. It’s the latest in a string of security breaches at the White House. Now many are wondering if the nation’s capital is safe.
An Iowa man arrested in Washington after the Secret Service found a hunting rifle, ammunition and a knife in his car parked near the White House will stay in jail for now.
The Maryland man arrested for jumping the White House fence last week was forcefully removed from court after a dramatic outburst Monday afternoon.
The 23-year-old Maryland man who climbed over the White House fence Wednesday night has been charged with felonies for assaulting two police dogs and making threats, the Secret Service said Thursday.
An agency deep in turmoil is dealt another blow, this time in a scathing federal report. The Secret Service is in the hot seat for pulling officers from their White House post to settle a personal errand in Maryland.
Another security breach at the White House. A Maryland man has been captured after jumping over the fence.
A government investigation Wednesday criticized a bizarre Secret Service assignment that pulled agents from their duty near the White House and sent them to the rural Maryland home of a headquarters employee embroiled in a personal dispute with a neighbor.
With the Secret Service still reeling from security breaches at the White House, an old scandal is producing a new allegation.
Secret Service Director Julia Pierson abruptly resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches, bumbling in her agency and rapidly eroding confidence that the president and his family were being kept safe.
The head of the Secret Service got grilled on Capitol Hill by lawmakers who say the agency failed to protect the president at least three times recently. The most alarming was when a man ran deep into the White House with a knife, getting by several layers of security.
The man who jumped a fence and made it into the White House this weekend appeared in federal court Monday afternoon, where prosecutors called him an ongoing threat to the president.
The man accused of scaling a security fence and getting into the White House with a knife is scheduled to have his initial appearance in federal court.