Capitol Police Increasing Security Based on ‘Intel’ Warning of Plot to Breach Capitol on March 4

U.S. Capitol Police are increasing security based on “intelligence” warning of a militia plot to breach the Capitol on March 4.

Thousands of National Guard troops are currently protecting the Capitol that is surrounded by fencing and razor wire – but it’s not enough.

The Capitol Police is now claiming they have intelligence that there may be a new plan to attack the Capitol building.

U.S. Capitol Police officials said Wednesday they have “obtained intelligence that shows a possible plot to breach the Capitol by an identified militia group on Thursday, March 4.”

“Our Department is working with our local, state, and federal partners to stop any threats to the Capitol. We are taking the intelligence seriously. Due to the sensitive nature of this information, we cannot provide additional details at this time,” the statement said.

“Based on the intelligence that we have, the Department has taken immediate steps to enhance our security posture and staffing for a number of days, to include March 4th. The Department has communicated our enhanced posture as well as the available intelligence for the entire workforce,” the statement added.

According to Fox 5 DC, “sources” say they received an intelligence bulletin warning that Three Percenters were planning on breaching the Capitol on Thursday, March 4.

Fox 5 reported:

U.S. Capitol Police sources tell FOX 5 they have received an intelligence bulletin warning of a militia plot to breach the Capitol this Thursday, March 4.

Two sources say officers got the bulletin on Tuesday and that it specifically names the militia group the Three Percenters. Members of the group are accused in the Capitol riot on Jan. 6.

There is also some chatter about March 20, the day the Republican party came to life in 1834. And, there’s even some noise about April 15: federal income tax day.

The post Capitol Police Increasing Security Based on ‘Intel’ Warning of Plot to Breach Capitol on March 4 appeared first on Conservative Brief.

Click this link for the original source of this article.
Author: Martin Walsh


This content is courtesy of, and owned and copyrighted by, https://conservativebrief.com and its author. This content is made available by use of the public RSS feed offered by the host site and is used for educational purposes only. If you are the author or represent the host site and would like this content removed now and in the future, please contact USSANews.com using the email address in the Contact page found in the website menu.

Try a better search engine at DuckDuckGo.com.

Visit our Discussion Forum at Libertati.com.

Follow us:

Try a better search engine at DuckDuckGo.com.

Visit our Discussion Forum at Libertati.com.

Follow us:
USSA News | The Tea Party's Front Page
WP Twitter Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com