was made possible by the use of computers.
Within minutes, a participating
agency can get data on stolen cars and property, and wanted persons.
(b) The Bureau of Prisoners supervises the operation of all Federal
correctional institutions and community treatment facilities.
(c) The Immigration and Naturalization Service administers the
immigration and naturalization laws.
These laws relate to the admission,
exclusion, and deportation of aliens. Also, included are laws concerning the
naturalization of aliens lawfully living in the US. The Service investigates
all alleged violations of immigration and naturalization laws. It patrols US
borders to prevent illegal entry of aliens.
The Service registers and
fingerprints all aliens. It can provide valuable background data on all aliens
living in the US. The Service can also obtain an interpreter for any foreign
(d) The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) investigates violations
of the Controlled Substances Act. They investigate, too, the use and abuse of
(3) The US Postal Service. In cases involving the US mail within CONUS,
there must be coordination with postal inspectors. Coordination must precede
the start of any investigative action.
(4) The Office of Personnel Management.
(a) The International Organizations Employees Loyalty Board.
Board deals with questions of citizens' loyalty to the US Government,
especially those citizens who are hired or considered for hiring by
(b) The Bureau of Personnel Investigations.
This Bureau directs
investigations of the Office of Personnel Management.
These cases include
national agency checks (NAC) and inquiries. The Bureau also conducts limited
personal investigations, as well as full field investigations for sensitive
positions. They are concerned, too, with matters of civil service law and rule
The Bureau investigates the qualifications of applicants,
especially those seeking high-level positions.
(5) The Department of State.
(a) The Office of Munitions Control.
The Office develops policy
It coordinates and implements policy covering export and
import control of certain goods.
implements of war. The Office also regulates technical data relating to these
(b) The Deputy Assistant Secretary of Security. This office develops
and directs personnel programs of the Department of State.
related physical and technical security programs.
The office oversees
investigative services for persons and organizations. The office is concerned