Burns, William John (1861-1932), a United States detective. He was head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation from 1921 to 1924. Burns was born in Baltimore. He entered the Secret Service in 1889. In the next 20 years he took part in many important cases prosecuted by the United States. Burns and his son Raymond founded the William J. Burns National Detective Agency in 1909.
The most high-tech prison of its day, built on an island of rock and fortified by concrete and steel, Alcatraz was created to house the worst of the worst.
In the park. On the bus. At the mall. At your job. Is there any place you can go and not be watched? After reading this article, you may agree the answer is "no."