3 agents leaving Secret Service due to scandal

Two of them are supervisors and the other was a uniformed guard. The Hill: Three secret service agents allegedly involved in the prostitution scandal in Colombia are leaving the law enforcement agency. One supervisor will retire, another supervisor is being "removed for cause" and a third uniformed agent will resign. "Although the Secret Service's investigation into allegations of misconduct by its employees in Cartagena, Colombia, is in its early stages, and is still ongoing, three of the individuals involved will separate or are in the process of separating from the agency," Paul S. Morrissey, the assistant director of the U.S. Secret Service Office of Government and Public Affairs said in a statement. The other 8 agents allegedly involved in the scandal are still under investigation with their security clearances suspended while on administrative leave, Morrissey said. The supervisor "removed for cause" has the opportunity to respond and the right to be represented by private law...(Read Full Post)