Charles Pinck

Charles Pinck has directed complex investigations on behalf of Fortune 500 corporations and leading law firms throughout the world. Mr. Pinck has held positions as a political consultant, staff member of U.S. Senate and presidential campaigns, and director of operations and senior vice president of investigations for strategic advisory and investigative companies. His articles have appeared in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Security Management, Corporate Counsel, and Legal Times. Mr. Pinck has given presentations to the American Society of Industrial Security (ASIS) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE).

He serves as president of the Office of Strategic Services Society, a charitable organization that educates the American public about the historic contributions of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), America’s first organized effort to implement a centralized system of strategic intelligence during World War II, and the forerunner of the Central Intelligence Agency and US Special Operations Forces.

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Recent Articles by Charles Pinck

After a long wait, World War II spy service honore...

April 2, 2018

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In February 1945, Billings, flying on behalf of the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), the World War II-era precursor to the CIA, signed up for what...

A female spy finally gets the recognition she dese...

June 6, 2016

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By Petula Dvorak, Washington Post Columnist


Stephanie Czech Rader finally got what was rightly hers at the Old Post Chapel at Fort Myer on Wednesday,...

Jedi Knights wanted for fight against IS

December 22, 2015

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Charles Pinck

By Charles Pinck

 

http://www.armytimes.com/story/military/americas%20military/2015/12/18/commentary-jedi-knights-wanted-fight-against-isis/77495890/

 

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Give Thanks for the OSS

December 3, 2015

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By Charles Pinck

 

What do attorney James Donovan (portrayed by Tom Hanks in “Bridge of Spies”), the “French Chef” Julia Child, Virginia Hall (the only...

Spy party: Tuxedos, martinis and some of the great...

November 10, 2015

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By Dan Lamothe November 9 at 1:57 PM in the WASHINGTON POST 

 

Army Maj. Frank A. Gleason’s small unit was facing an advancing Japanese army in China in...

General William Donovan: A Non-Political Intellige...

April 29, 2015

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By: Charles Pinck

 

In an age when there’s almost nothing our two major political parties can agree about, it seems there’s one exception: besmirching G...

Charles Pinck Discusses Chinese Spies on the BBC

May 27, 2014

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Georgetown Group Partner Charles Pinck discusses the five Chiniese nationals accused of cyber spying against the United States on BBC world News.  

 

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Remembering the work of the OSS

December 18, 2013

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Charles Pinck

As our nation’s intelligence community finds itself under attack, it is worth reminding ourselves that it was born in the crucible of World War II whe...

CONGRESSMEN SEEK MEDAL FOR WW II-ERA US SPY AGENCY

December 2, 2013

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Charles Pinck

The men and women who spied on Germany and Japan for the U.S. during World War II parachuted behind enemy lines, led guerrilla raids, invented special...

Inside the Beltway: Congressional gold for clandes...

November 25, 2013

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They had legendary good spirit and the inner mettle to grapple with grim reality as well. That would be the Office of Strategic Services — the OS...

OSS - Washington’s Intelligence Community Comes Ou...

November 4, 2013

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No one in the ballroom came right out and shouted, “William McRaven for elected office!” but the idea hovered like a thought bubble over the OSS Socie...

Snowden, Russian Espionage and Typewriters - Charl...

July 26, 2013

Georgetown Group Founding Partner Charlie Pinck speaks with BBC News about the problem Snowden presents to Russian and why the Russians may be conside...

The Best Spies Didn't Wear Suits

July 13, 2013

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Charles Pinck

For those who have been around long enough, the debate over the reorganization of the United States intelligence community has a familiar air. The iss...

OSS photo from the Archives

May 23, 2013

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Charles Pinck

Office of Strategic Services (OSS) founder General William “Wild Bill” Donovan with members of the OSS Operational Groups, forerunners of today’s U....

Intelligence reform: Why it’s 1945 all over again

May 7, 2013

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Charles Pinck

Like skinny ties or handlebar mustaches, what’s old is new again. Amid the current talk of better coordination among intelligence agencies in the w...

Swiss-born man to rest in Arlington cemetery for s...

April 18, 2013

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Charles Pinck

Armed with a Colt .45 and fluency in four languages, Rene Joyeuse spent five months undercover near German-occupied Paris for an American spy agency...

Pinck: Repeal DC security and investigation taxes

December 23, 2017

Read Charles Pinck’s Letter to the Editor in The Washington Post:



The D.C. government recently announced a $240 million surplus [Metro, Jan. 31...

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