SERVICE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SERVICE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Chaffetz: ‘You dash at the White House, we take you down’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58472676-90/service-secret-chaffetz-pierson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/58472676-90/service-secret-chaffetz-pierson.html.csp">Chaffetz: ‘You dash at the White House, we take you down’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Thomas Burr</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T22:39:50.928-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 10:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Rep. Jason Chaffetz says he is concerned about the leadership of the Secret Service in the wake of several security lapses — including the recent White House fence jumper who entered the executive mansion — and argues that action needs to be taken to restore confidence in the presidential-protection service. In the first congressional hearing investigating the White House intruder, Chaffetz said he was dismayed by the Secret Service’s first statement praising the “tremendous restra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58472676@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 22:39:50 MDT Secret Service head takes onus for White House breach http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58472294-68/secret-service-gonzalez-committee.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58472294-68/secret-service-gonzalez-committee.html.csp">Secret Service head takes onus for White House breach</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALICIA A. CALDWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-30T10:23:52.019-06:00">Updated Sep 30, 2014 10:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency failed in executing its plan to protect the White House when a man with a knife entered the mansion and ran through half the ground floor before being subdued. “It’s unacceptable,” Pierson told lawmakers, promising a review of how the storied but blemished agency carries out its mission of protecting the president and how it failed to intercept the intruder much earlie...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-584722942014-09-30T10:23:52.019-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-30T10:23:52.019-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58472294@www.sltrib.com Tue, 30 Sep 2014 10:23:52 MDT Washington Post: Shattered security at the White House http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58472188-82/fence-secret-service-incident.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58472188-82/fence-secret-service-incident.html.csp">Washington Post: Shattered security at the White House</a></h4>