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Management Alert - Secret Service Staffing and Scheduling Contributed to Officer Fatigue

Duing an audit of Secret Service radio communications, we identified officer safety issues that pose an immediate or potential danger to U.S. Secret Service officers and those whom they protect. We observed two officers sleeping at their posts. Fatigue from travel, overtime shifts, and long hours contributed to these incidents.

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