The agents take part in a 21-week training course designed to help them prevent "the theft, sabotage or takeover of protected materials by unauthorized persons."
- Nov 22, 2010
What on Earth were they thinking?! --Ed.
Washington Government agents hired to drive nuclear weapons in trucks sometimes got drunk on the job, the U.S. Energy Department's watchdog said in a document released Monday.
The Energy Department's assistant inspector general, Sandra D. Bruce, said her office reviewed 16 alcohol-related incidents involving agents, candidate-agents and others from the government's Office of Secure Transportation between 2007 through 2009.
The memorandum said the incidents "indicate a potential vulnerability" in what it described as a "critical national security mission."... [Read More]