State Protection Authority
The State Protection Authority of the Imperial State of Constancia (informally known as the Krypteia) is the primary security, intelligence, and counter-intelligence agency of the Imperial State of Constancia, established by Autokratorial Decree bearing date 13.VIII.1679. It is headed by a Director-General who holds office at the pleasure of the Autokrator of Constancia. It utilizes military-style ranks and uniforms, except when ordered otherwise by the Director-General.
It is estimated to formally employ nearly half a million in personnel, excluding informants, infiltrators, and agents.
The Office of Strategic Interests Research Intelligence Service is the intelligence and information collation arm of the Authority and maintains the notorious Erebus database.