Do Secret Service people use knives for defense?

Answer They probably use folding knives as backups to their guns.

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Are knives a standard issue weapon for Secret Service Agents?

According to the Department of the Treasury, Secret Service officers do not carry knives as a standard-issue weapon.Please See Link

Are the Secret Service and Coast Guard under the Defense Department?

I know the Secret Service is under the department of homeland security, and I am pretty sure the CG is there also

Can Secret Service arrest people?

Yes. Agents working for secret service organisations such as the United State's CIA and the United Kingdoms MI6 have the legal power to arrest anybody on their home soil and potential threats (ie t... Read More »

How many people work as Secret Service agents?

they have a minumum of amount but probably as many as you think there would beps im am at school right now =]