We read every letter, fax, or e-mail we receive, and we will convey your comments to CIA officials outside OPA as appropriate. Inside the U.
In addition to the options below, individuals contact CIA in a variety of creative ways. Collection is allowed only for an authorized intelligence purpose; for example, if there is a reason to believe that an individual is involved in espionage or international terrorist activities.
Speaking of funds, the CIA budget is secret and the agency is allowed to keep its staffing, organizational structure, salaries and number of employees secret under an act passed in 1949.
Covert action aided the patriots in winning the Revolutionary War. All CIA officers are fluent in multiple languages Speaking a foreign language is not a prerequisite for working at the CIA and not all Agency employees are bilingual.
Speaking a foreign language is not a prerequisite for working at the CIA and not all Agency employees are bilingual.
The CIA does not make policy; it is an independent source of foreign intelligence information for those who do. Photo courtesy CIA. However, with limited staff and resources, we simply cannot respond to all who write to us.
The intelligence budgets for all other years remain classified. That was the first year the figure had been made public.
Contact Information Submit questions or comments online By postal mail: Directorate of Science and Technology The people on this team collect overt , or open source, intelligence.
Submit questions or comments online. Contact Us Form. Embassy or Consulate and request it be forwarded to CIA. For threats outside the U.
Working at the CIA does not grant you unlimited access to government secrets. CIA officers lead typical lives — we have kids and pets, we workout at the gym, watch movies, eat out, spend time with friends, and do volunteer work.