Summit Scandal http://www.kunc.org en Reports: Secret Service Director Will Retire After 30 Year Service http://www.kunc.org/post/reports-secret-service-director-will-retire-after-30-year-service Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan will retire after 30 years in service, The Associated Press and other news outlets are reporting.<p>Sullivan is retiring after a tough year for the agency. Fri, 01 Feb 2013 22:14:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 39608 at http://www.kunc.org Reports: Secret Service Director Will Retire After 30 Year Service Secret Service Releases Data On Accusations Against Its Personnel http://www.kunc.org/post/secret-service-releases-data-accusations-against-its-personnel More than 200 pages worth of details about accusations made against Secret Service personnel since 2004 has been released. Fri, 15 Jun 2012 14:30:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 28930 at http://www.kunc.org 'Morally Repugnant' Behavior Tolerated By Secret Service, Senator Says http://www.kunc.org/post/morally-repugnant-behavior-tolerated-secret-service-senator-says The first congressional hearing into <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/04/25/151346609/report-secret-service-agents-say-similar-misconduct-was-tolerated" target="_blank">the scandal involving Secret Service personnel</a> who allegedly cavorted with prostitutes in Colombia last month is set for this morning. As the time for that hearing approaches, a key senator is charging that such "morally repugnant" behavior appears to have been tolerated within the elite agency.<p>According to The Associated Press, Republican Sen. Wed, 23 May 2012 12:35:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 27734 at http://www.kunc.org 'Morally Repugnant' Behavior Tolerated By Secret Service, Senator Says Secret Service Tightens Conduct Rules Following Prostitution Scandal http://www.kunc.org/post/secret-service-tightens-conduct-rules-following-prostitution-scandal The fallout from the Secret Service prostitution scandal in Colombia continues: Now the Secret Service says it is tightening and clarifying its policies for traveling employees.<p>NPR's Tamara Keith spoke to a Secret Service spokesperson who says the Secret Service leadership detailed the new rules in an internal message regarding personal conduct sent to all employees.<p>The new policy covers alcohol consumption and what types of businesses employees can patronize, Tamara tells our Newscast unit. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 21:31:00 +0000 26386 at http://www.kunc.org Loss Of Secret Service Agents Should Not Hinder Agency http://www.kunc.org/post/loss-secret-service-agents-should-not-hinder-agency It may have been "inexcusable," as Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said this week, but the prostitution scandal that has embroiled the Secret Service in recent weeks should not affect the agency's readiness going forward.<p>The number of agents involved is relatively small, compared to the size of the agency. And the sunken costs involved in losing trained agents may not be especially noticeable, considering the fact that the presidential detail regularly loses agents due to turnover.<p>The Secret Service's budget has roughly doubled since the terrorist attacks of Sept. Fri, 27 Apr 2012 09:03:00 +0000 26338 at http://www.kunc.org Loss Of Secret Service Agents Should Not Hinder Agency