Istrian Secret Service
|Republic of Istria's Secret Service|
ISS Flag and Emblem
|Founded||March 20, 2012|
|General nature||Law enforcement |
|Jurisdiction||Head of State|
|Standard weapon||[26 Wesson Model 457]|
The Republic of Istria's Secret Service (RISS or Secret Service) is a governmental law enforcement agency under the Department of Security of the Presidential Administration charged with conducting criminal investigations and protecting Istrian politicians, their families, and visiting heads of state or government. Until 2012, the Secret Service was part of the National Security Institute, is called the Istrian Informational System (IIS).
The Secret Service is directed by the Parliament with two very important and critical national security missions: protecting the nation's leaders and protecting Istrian financial and critical infrastructure of politics and gouverment.
The Secret Service ensures the safety of the President, the Prime Minister, and also their immediate families and children under the age of 12, but also the former presidents and prime ministers. The Secret Service also provides physical security for the White Block Complex, the neighboring National Bank of the Republic of Istria, the Prime Ministers Residence (Casa Nova Palace), and all foreign diplomatic missions in Hamburg. As part of the Service's mission of preventing an incident before it occurs, the agency relies on meticulous preparing the operational detailing in every state travel and works with the intelligence Division of the White Block Presidential Administration.
The Secret Service safeguards the payment and financial systems of the Republic of Istria from a wide range of financial and cyber-based crimes. It works together with the ANAF (The National Anti-Fraud Agency) about the financial crimes, investigation activity, ways on investigating, and arrests. Financial investigations include counterfeit Istrian currency, bank and financial institution fraud, mail fraud, wire fraud, illicit financing operations, and major conspiracies. Cyber investigations include cybercrime, network intrusions, identity theft, access device fraud, credit card fraud, and intellectual property crimes. The Secret Service is also a member of the CSAT(The Supreme Defence National Council) National Anti-Terrorism Taskforce(NATT).
The Secret Service's initial responsibility was to investigate the counterfeiting of Istrian currency.
Arrest and indictment of Loyanovsky Nate, who was found guilty following a very important RISS investigation of bribery, wire fraud and identity theft charges. The RISS found out that Nate discussed at the phone with the President of the Telecomunications Company of Republic of Istria to not show his conversations, bribeing him. Then he communicated several times with different thefs that wore not identified, their name remaining COFIDENTIAL to buy credit card information that he obtained thru hacking the Istrian National Bank. He was convicted and sent to prison.
Operation "Retreaving Vacaresti": In 2017 there was a crises caused by a group of RMB Party mambers of Istria that tried to take over Vacaresti's Territory. The Istrian Secret Service, first made a classified investigation, finding that a Secretary General of the Vacaresti City Mayor was involved supporting the cause with money. This was found out thru a call between the Secretary General and the Leader of the Movement.
Ranks of the Secret Service
- Director of the Secret Service(DSS)
- Deputy Director(DD)
- Chief of the Operations(CO)
- Director of Special Agent Department(DSA)
- Deputy Director(DDSA)
- Assistant Special Agent(ASA)
- Senior Special Agent(SSP)
- Special Agent(SA)
- Officer for Investigative Protection(OIP)
The Secret Service special agent post of Istria is very competitive.
Prospective agents must also qualify for a TS/SCI (Top Secret / Sensitive Compartmented Information) clearance, and undergo an extensive background investigation, to include in-depth interviews, drug screening, medical diagnosis, and full-scope polygraph examination.