Tag: Homeland Security

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 20: Activists shout toward the U.S. Mission to the United Nations while rallying in support immigrants and to mark World Refugee Day, June 20, 2018 in New York City. Bowing to political pressure from both parties, President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Wednesday …

DHS Reports Burned Animal Carcass Left on Staffer’s Porch

The Department of Homeland Security is warning employees of an increased level of threat to their safety with a series of violent acts taken against them and their children due to the current debate over immigration policy.

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North Texas Students Get Active Shooter Awareness Training

The Dallas Independent School District held active shooter awareness training for several thousand students on Monday. This event intended to impart ways to better spot potential threats of campus violence and how to respond should it happen.

A Border Patrol agent apprehends illegal immigrants shortly after they crossed the border from Mexico into the United States on Monday, March 26, 2018 in the Rio Grande Valley Sector near McAllen, Texas. An estimated 11 million undocumented immigrants live in the United States, many of them Mexicans or from …

DHS Urges Central American Migrants to Seek Refuge in Mexico

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen this week urged Central American migrants fleeing poverty and violence to seek refuge in nations outside the United States, like Mexico, to avoid the “dangerous journey” north.

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DHS: ‘Russian Government Actors’ Targeting U.S. Nuclear Cyber Sphere

WASHINGTON, DC — American authorities have determined that cyber-criminals are actively targeting the U.S. government and private businesses “in the energy, nuclear, water, aviation, and critical manufacturing sectors” on behalf of Russia, a top Department of Homeland Security (DHS) official told lawmakers on Tuesday.

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Bay Area Car Burglary Gang Stole Thousands of Laptops 

An East Bay Area car burglary gang that is believed to have stolen thousands of electronic devices was caught with 900 laptops headed for the Port of Oakland for shipment to Vietnam. The Bay Area has suffered a 35 percent

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LAX Tests Facial Recognition to Speed Passenger Check-in

Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is starting to use commercially available facile recognition software to confirm the identity of international travelers and drastically speed up the check-in process.

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 27: A traveler walks past a newly-opened TSA Pre-check application center at Terminal C of the LaGuardia Airport on January 27, 2014 in New York City. Once approved, travelers can use special expidited Precheck security lanes. They can also leave on their shoes, light outerwear …

U.S. May Ban Laptops on All Flights Into and Out of the Country

(Reuters) — The United States might ban laptops from aircraft cabins on all flights into and out of the country as part of a ramped-up effort to protect against potential security threats, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said on Sunday.

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Challenge to Trump’s Sanctuary Cities Policy Supreme Court-Bound

A federal court in California dealt President Donald Trump another legal setback on Tuesday in his efforts to combat illegal aliens, blocking an executive order (EO) that denies federal funds to sanctuary cities. This issue appears eventually destined for a Supreme Court showdown.

A man is detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), agents early on October 14, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. ICE agents said the undocumented immigrant was a convicted criminal and gang member who had previously been deported to Mexico and would be again. ICE builds deportation cases against thousands …

Widow Chronicles Husband’s Murder by Illegal Immigrant

During a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing, a widow from Missouri chronicled to lawmakers how her husband was allegedly murdered by an illegal immigrant who should have never been in the U.S.

Janet Napolitano, president of the University of California, speaks during a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on July 29, 2015 in Washington, DC. The committee is examining the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, focusing on combating campus sexual assault. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)

UC President Janet Napolitano Played Key Role in Providing Sanctuary to Illegal Aliens

Amid the violent protests that prompted the cancellation on Wednesday of Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos’s speech at the University of California at Berkeley, it may be instrumental to recall that UC President Janet Napolitano – former secretary of Homeland Security under President Obama – has been a key player in providing sanctuary to illegal aliens.

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White House: ‘Muslim Ban’ Hysteria is ‘Ludicrous’

The Donald Trump administration pushed back this weekend against the media-fueled uproar against the executive order implemented on Friday restricting immigration and travel from seven high-risk countries in the Middle East.

U.S. Rep. Steve King (R-IA) walks through the Capitol Building on October 15, 2013

EXCLUSIVE–Steve King Would Consider Secretary of Homeland Security Position

“It’s flattering and I appreciate it,” Steve King tells Breitbart News. “The work that I’ve done here in this Congress for the last 14 years points to a task like that as something I believe I have the qualifications for and from looking across the list of people, I would say I would tip my hat to Jeff Sessions if he were interested because he is also excellent.

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 02: A man who chose not to give him name takes part in an United States naturalization ceremony ahead of Indepedence Day, at the New York Public Library, in a wing of the library where a copy of the Declaration of Independence, written by Thomas …

Feds Mistakenly Grant Citizenship to 800 Immigrants with Security Concerns

The U.S. government has mistakenly granted citizenship to at least 858 immigrants who had pending deportation orders from countries of concern to national security or with high rates of immigration fraud, according to an internal Homeland Security audit released Monday.

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2 Illegal Immigrants Arrested Running Brothel in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, Louisiana – After a year-long investigation into an unlicensed bar and sex brothel in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana State Police have arrested two illegal immigrants who were running the businesses.