Entity: DHS - United States Secret Service

American Oversight Sues for Top Officials’ Communications from Day of Capitol Riot

March 9, 2021
We’re seeking records from the Departments of Defense, Justice and Homeland Security that could shed light on how Trump administration officials responded to the Jan. 6 riot, including the delay in National Guard deployment.

American Oversight v. DOD, NGB, ARMY, DOJ, and USSS – Communications and Directives About Capitol Attack During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

March 9, 2021
American Oversight lawsuit against the Department of Defense, the National Guard Bureau, the U.S. Army, the Department of Justice, and the U.S. Secret Service seeking the release of communications and directives concerning the events at the Capitol building during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

News Roundup: The Lie Lives On

March 4, 2021
This week, we obtained copies of phony electoral vote certifications and DHS records from the day of the Jan. 6 attack, and the Transportation Department released a report on former Secretary Chao’s misuse of her position.

No Records Response from Regarding Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

March 1, 2021
The U.S. Secret Service stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for call logs from Jan. 6, 2021. American Oversight sought these records in light of news reports that President Donald Trump initially denied a deployment request to send the D.C. National Guard to respond to the riot at the Capitol Building.

USSS Records Regarding Covid-19 Testing of Employees Involved in Protest Response in May 2020

January 19, 2021
Records from the U.S. Secret Service in response to American Oversight's request for documents regarding Covid-18 testing protocols for employees involved in agency protest response during May 2020.

FOIA Request Seeking United States Secret Service Apprehension Data by Race

January 15, 2021
FOIA records request to the United States Secret Service seeking records reflecting apprehension data by race, ethnicity, age, and location.

Investigations Update: The Attack on the Capitol, Georgia U.S. Attorney’s Resignation, and White House Meeting with State Attorneys General

January 13, 2021
Summary: See the latest in our investigations of the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol, the resignation of U.S. Attorney Byung J. Pak, and states’ responses to the pandemic.

FOIA to USSS for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

January 11, 2021
FOIA records request to the U.S. Secret Service seeking communications and directives about the events at the U.S Capitol during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

FOIA to USSS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

January 11, 2021
FOIA records request to the U.S. Secret Service seeking call logs from Jan. 6, 2021. American Oversight seeks these records in light of news reports that President Donald Trump initially denied a deployment request to send the D.C. National Guard to respond to the riot at the Capitol Building.

No Records Response from USSS Regarding Health and Safety Procedures During President’s Treatment

October 29, 2020
The U.S. Secret Service stated it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for procedures for protecting the health and safety of the president and federal employees during the president’s treatment for Covid-19.