The United States Secret Service is shrouded in mystery and myths. Who are these strict people in black costumes? In movies, they wear sunglasses with dark lenses and have earpieces. But you’d hardly recognize them in real life if you met them.
Bright Side has discovered some facts about these special agents. We’ll try to lift the veil of secrecy and learn a bit more about the mysterious organization.
21. There are more of them than we think.
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If we speak about the Secret Service, we often think about 100 (or even less) elite soldiers. In fact, there are around 6,500. In addition, there are those who work for the personal protection unit.