Daniel Marin interned with the Secret Service in Tucson, Arizona. In this interview Daniel explains how he was able to obtain the internship, some of the “crazy stuff” he has been a part of (in fact some was so crazy we had to edit it out!) and valuable lessons learned from one of the most recognizable law enforcement agencies in the world.
Daniel Marin is a senior at the University of Arizona majoring in public policy and management with an emphasis in criminal and justice and a minor in psychology. He is originally from Miami, Fl but moved to Tucson, AZ with his wife in 2011 to attend school. He loves movies (especially those based on Marvel comics) and knocking down pins in bowling.
BE PROACTIVE! Whether it be finding your internship or finding your job, take the initiative and make it happen.
The Secret Service is a great way to gain real work experience in the world of law enforcement. You are given real responsibility and if you make a mistake, it can have real consequences.
Get more involved in your community or school groups. Employers ask questions about your involvement.
How to apply to the internship: http://www.secretservice.gov/join/diversity/students/