Ultimate Surveillance Infographic
The White House is not only protected by close to 6,400 agents, it also has other security systems in place like food-scanners, radars on rooftops, strategically placed surveillance cameras, security checkpoints… the list goes on. All the television shows that portray the President as being constantly surrounded by bodyguards doesn’t fall short of the truth either. The United States Secret Service delegates Special Agents to guard the President 24/7. The vigorous training and assessment required to become a Special Agent is difficult, lengthy, and strenuous, but the best make it and are trusted to protect the most important political figure in the world. Check out our infographic to learn about how one becomes a Special Agent, and what protecting the President entails!