On this day in 1933 the official secret police force of Nazi Germany-The Gestapo was established. Hermann Goring formed the first unit in 1933. In April 1934 The Gestapo fell under the administration of SS national leader Heinrich Himmler. From its establishment on this day until the end in May 1945 everyone living under territory controlled by the Nazi feared The Gestapo. In 1944 The Gestapo had around 34,000 employees.