Where was the secret service when Lincoln was shot?

Answer The "Secret Service Division" of the Department of the Treasury had been proposed by Lincoln in 1865. The legislation authorizing the creation of the agency had been passed by Congress and was on L... Read More »

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Why was the secret service started when Abraham Lincoln shot?

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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 »