When did the US create the Secret Service?

Answer It came into being on 5 July 1865 in an effort to protect US currency from counterfitting. It did not have a Presidential protection role until 1894, and that was on a part time basis. After the as... Read More »

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Did Lincoln create the secret service on the day of his death?

Well, he created the Secret Service on the day he was shot, April 14, 1865.During President Lincoln's Administration, more than a third of the nation's money was counterfeit. President Lincoln esta... Read More »

What caused the US Treasury to create the Secret Service?

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When was the secret service started?

The United States Secret Service started shortly after President Lincoln was assassinated in 1865. Surprisingly, the duties of the Secret Service did not, at first, include protecting the president... Read More »