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Diplomatic Security Documents, Reports, and Publications

Annual Reports - DS Year in Review
2015 - Faces of Diplomatic Security
2014 - Finding the Balance

2013 - Confronting Danger
2012 - DS Annual Report (single-page spread)
2012 - DS Annual Report (dual-page spread)
2011 - Tested in Times of Transition
2010 - Vigilant in an Uncertain World
2009 - Focus Forward
2008 - Confronting the Threat
2007 - DS Year in Review
2006 - Partnerships for a Safer World
2005 - Mission Critical
2004 - A Global Force

Antiterrorism Assistance (ATA) Program Annual Report
2013-2015 Antiterrorism Assistance Program Retrospective
2012 - ATA Year in Review
2011 - ATA Year in Review
2010 - ATA Year in Review
2009 - ATA Year in Review
2005 - Report to Congress
2004 - Report to Congress
2003 - Report to Congress
2002 - Report to Congress

Careers With Diplomatic Security (click to view job-specific publications)

DS History
History of the Bureau of Diplomatic Security of the United States Department of State

DSS Then & Now: The First Century of the Diplomatic Security Service 

Listening In: Electronic Eavesdropping in the Cold War Era
Partners in Diplomacy: DS Marine Security Guard Exhibit

DS Brochures
Diplomatic Security Fights Terrorism
Diplomatic Security Investigates: A Guide for U.S. Law Enforcement
Diplomatic Security Mobile Security Deployments
Diplomatic Security Protects
Diplomatic Security Regional Security Office

Diplomatic Security Serves the Foreign Diplomatic Community
Protecting the Foreign Mission Community in the United States
United States Marine Security Guards

Political Violence Against Americans (click to view the series)


Significant Attacks Against U.S. Diplomatic Facilities and Personnel, 1998-2013

Personal Indentification Verification Credentials
Rewards for Justice Program

Visa and Passport Security Strategic Plan
A-OK Calendar 
- Living Safely Overseas 

Foreign Diplomats and Consular Officials in the United States
Diplomatic and Consular Immunity: Guidance for Law Enforcement and Judicial Authorities 
Diplomatic and Consular Privileges and Immunities from Criminal Jurisdiction
The Diplomatic Beat: A Law Enforcement Guide to Driver Licenses, Vehicle Registration, and Traffic Incidents Involving Foreign Diplomatic and Consular Personnel
Office of Foreign Missions Annual Report 2001

For American Citizens Overseas
Carjacking - Don't be a victim (Aug 2002)
Overseas Bomb Threat Awareness (May 2001)
Personal Security: At Home, On the Street, While Travelling (May 2003)



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