There are a number of federal law enforcement agencies that are tasked with different duties. Some relate to investigating criminal activity while others focus on national security. There are also agencies tasked with dignitary protection and fugitive investigations. For this assignment research and report on the following federal law enforcement agencies:
- The United States Marshals
- The Secret Service
- The Federal Bureau of Investigation
- The United States Drug Enforcement Agency
Address the following in your research paper:
- Identify each agency and the duties they are tasked with.
- What types of investigations do they conduct?
- What are their minimum hiring standards?
- What unique features does this agency have?
Writing Requirements (APA format)
- 2-3 pages (approx. 300 words per page), not including title page or references page
- 1-inch margins
- Double spaced
- 12-point Times New Roman font
- Title page with topic and name of student
- Minimum of two in-text citations with corresponding references
- References page (minimum of 2 resources)