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LEWISTON -- If your office is suddenly under attack from someone armed with a gun or knife, Bill DeLong's first advice is to run. If you can't run, hide, but not behind your cubicle; it's too flimsy. If you can't hide, fight, and don't discount a pair of scissors or a heavy, well-aimed stapler. "Commit to it, go, ...
Judge Denis Hurley, of the Eastern District of New York in Central Islip, rejected a motion from both the Department of Homeland Security and the General Services Administration to dismiss the lawsuit filed against them in July 2016 by Save the Sound, a New Haven, Connecticut-based environmental ...

The proposed changes are outlined in a border security budget document that was prepared by an agency within the Department of Homeland Security. It was delivered to Congress last week in a funding request asking for $33 billion for border security over the next decade, including $18 billion for a ...
Since leaving office, Stockton has published studies on cybersecurity and broader infrastructure resilience issues for the U.S. government and the private sector. He also serves on the Homeland security Advisory Council for the Secretary of Homeland Security. He has a Ph.D. from Harvard and a B.A. from ...
U.S. Department of Homeland Security's #WearBlueDay raises awareness to human trafficking on Thursday, Jan. ... As part of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Blue Campaign to raise awareness of human trafficking, January 11 was recognized as the the second annual #WearBlueDay and ...
Bob Kolasky, an acting deputy undersecretary at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), told a group of election officials gathered in Washington, D.C., this week that the threat of Russian hacking in future elections is "a national security issue." "We have seen no evidence that the Russian government ...

Our reporter on the scene said about a dozen Homeland security Investigators, driving unmarked cars were at a home on Main Street carrying boxes and bags of evidence from inside, out to their vehicles. Chemung County Sheriff Chistopher Moss told 18 News he has no comment on the incident.
A speaker on the lineup for Mae Beavers' controversial summit on Islam has announced the event is now canceled, though Beavers reports she is still attempting to find a venue. The Republican gubernatorial candidate was scheduled to hold a "Homeland security Summit" Jan. 25 at Trevecca Nazarene ...
First responders from over 20 agencies descended on Fort Myers at Fowler and Alicia Streets for the Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program. Crews wen through several scenarios which included a suicide bomber, a hostage situation, an ammonia tank explosion and several other situations.
"human trafficking is a significant problem at all times but particularly during large-scale public events, so it's critically important to raise public awareness," Khaalid H. Walls, a spokesman for the Department of Homeland Security, says. "traffickers are known to law enforcement to temporarily travel to event ...
An emergency training exercise is scheduled for Thursday morning which may impact morning commuters during rush hour. According to a press release, the exercise will take place along Fowler Street from Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard to Edison Avenue from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.. The Fort Myers police Department is ...
A top cybersecurity official at the Department of Homeland Security said Wednesday that he expects the department to complete rigorous election security tests requested by a number of states by April. Bob Kolasky, the acting deputy undersecretary in Homeland security's cyber unit, acknowledged ...
The legislation passed Tuesday would specifically require the Department of Homeland Security, which is now known to have a seat at the table in VEP, to report to Congress on the policies and procedures by which previously unknown vulnerabilities are disclosed to the private sector. Lawmakers passed ...
Former Homeland Security Secretary: Despite Challenges, DACA Is In Country's 'Best Interest' ... Three former Homeland security secretaries including Michael Chertoff are urging Congress to take action to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the U.S. as children. NPR's Michel Martin speaks with ...
Monday is the deadline for deciding the future of a protected status for nationals of El Salvador, and the Department of Homeland Security is widely expected to announce an end to the program, which has offered work permits and the right to live in the United States. More than 260,000 Salvadorans are ...
A Justice Department lawyer said in a court filing that the data won't be transferred or used. By Sam Levine. A lawyer for President Donald Trump's voter fraud commission indicated Friday that the panel will not turn over voter information it collected from states to the Department of Homeland Security.
In today's episode of "what kind of dystopian horror show are we living in today?" Gizmodo reports that the Enhanced Dynamic Geo-Social Environment, a tool developed by the US Army and Homeland Security to help train police, fire departments, EMS, and other first responders to handle emergency ...

The Department of Homeland Security this week notified the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office that it had approved the sheriff's application for a 287(g) program ... According to Jennifer Elzea, acting press secretary for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the Department of Homeland Security on Nov.
"[It was] created for responders to work together, which they can't do in real life, and [experience] how they would all work together in an active scenario," John Verrico, Chief of Media Relations at the science & technology Directorate of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, told Glixel in a phone ...
The Department of Homeland Security on Friday released new policies on searching electronic devices at the US border. A U.S. Border Patrol agent speaks to a driver at a checkpoint from Mexico into the United States on Feb. 26, 2013, north of Nogales, Arizona. (Credit: John Moore / Getty Images).
U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen visited fire-affected neighborhoods in Sonoma County on Jan. 3 with federal, state and local officials. Nielsen addressed the media during a news conference in the Coffey Park area of Santa Rosa. Also speaking were Federal Emergency ...
Trump's Homeland Security Chief Pledges Help With North Bay Fire Recovery ... (TNS) - U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen became the first Cabinet-level official in the Trump Administration to tour Northern California's wildfire devastation, saying Wednesday that the White House would fully ...
A data breach at the Department of Homeland Security has exposed the personal information of more than 240,000 current and former DHS employees, such as their social security numbers, dates of birth, positions, grades, and duty stations, the agency said. What we know: The department said the breach ...
The Trump Administration also announced that the Department of Homeland Security will take up the voter fraud cause, and Kobach told Politico that "he expects officials from Immigration and Customs Enforcement and political appointees overseeing that agency to take over the commission's work and ...
President Donald Trump has shut down the controversial White House commission he created to investigate voter fraud, but he has handed the inquiry off the Department of Homeland Security, the New York Times and Washington Post report. The Presidential Advisory Commission on election Integrity ...
"Rather than engage in endless legal battles at taxpayer expense, today I signed an executive order to dissolve the commission, and have asked the Department of Homeland Security to review these issues and determine next courses of action," he said. In fact, no state has uncovered significant evidence ...
Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen · Kirstjen Michele NielsenTop Kelly aide expected to become new White House deputy chief of staff: report MORE said Tuesday that "the president speaks for himself" in his tweet claiming he has access to a bigger nuclear launch "button" than North Korean ...
Few American airports shuttle more travelers out of the country than Miami International. But many travelers who've flown internationally from MIA since October have been stopped by agents from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and guided to a small kiosk with a camera inside that ...
Three former Homeland security secretaries warned congressional leaders and officials of both parties on Wednesday that the window for legislative action to protect undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children will close by the middle of January, months before a period outlined by the ...
A data breach at the Department of Homeland Security exposed the personally identifiable information on more than 240,000 current and former DHS employees, the department said Wednesday. The breach at the DHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) Case Management System affected 247,167 people ...
Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen plans to visit wildfire-ravaged parts of Santa Rosa today, after flying over areas of Southern California devastated by the Thomas fire on Tuesday. Nielsen's visit to California this week coincided with President Donald Trump's declaring a major ...
A recent report by Georgetown University's Center on Privacy and technology casts doubt on the propriety and accuracy of a Department of Homeland Security pilot program to gather facial recognition scans from passengers taking foreign flights. DHS installed the system at nine airports under its biometric ...
U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen M. Nielsen said Tuesday evening in Ventura that the county has been declared site of a major disaster, allowing additional federal aid toward recovery from the destruction of last month's Thomas Fire. "I'm pleased to announce that in response to the devastation, ...
After the 9/11 attacks, Congress and the Bush administration pretended that unlimited federal spending was one of the best ways to thwart terrorist threats. In 2002, Congress created the Homeland Security Department (DHS), sweeping some of the most inept federal agencies, such as the secret Service ...
Previous Next. (KGTV) - Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was in San Diego Tuesday morning to tour the border wall prototypes, according to ABC News. ... closed event." Homeland security Chief @SecNielsen and convoy leaving border wall prototype site down in Otay Mesa after private tour.
Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen listens during an interview Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, in San Diego. Nielsen told The Associated Press that the administration doesn't endorse citizenship for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program but that it would consider legislation that Congress ...
President Donald Trump's original travel ban on several majority-Muslim countries caused so much chaos in airports nationwide that the Department of Homeland Security sent a crisis action team to make sense of it, a report revealed Tuesday. Documents obtained by Politico contradict the Trump ...
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good evening. Here's the latest. Photo. Credit Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland security Investigations. 1. The Department of Homeland Security is increasingly going global. Set up to defend the United States, the department now has ...
ABOARD A P-3 ORION, over the Pacific Ocean -- The Department of Homeland Security is increasingly going global. An estimated 2,000 Homeland security employees -- from Immigration and Customs Enforcement special agents to Transportation Security Administration officials -- now are deployed to ...
Are you an expert photographer who's interested in politics? If you answered yes, you're in luck because the Department of Homeland Security has just recently posted a position for a photographer. You have until December 29, 2017 to apply for this position of a lifetime, which is listed on USAJOBS, the ...
Canada Arten boarded a flight back to Africa this month -- after eight years awaiting his deportation and months of last-ditch efforts to avert it. But in a stunning reversal for the Twin Cities man and 91 other deportees on board, the plane turned back to the United States. The flight's return has landed ...
A Bellingham man was arrested Dec. 21 after a Department of Homeland Security investigation revealed he was involved in possessing and sharing child pornography, according to Sgt. Claudia Murphy with the Family crimes Unit of Bellingham police. Andrew Lawrence Honkala, 30, was arrested Friday ...
Mark Porcaro, executive director of online learning at WSU, says the program will give students a broad overview of various aspects of Homeland security and related law enforcement elements. The Homeland security degree also will complement the university's criminal justice degree, he says. This also ...
(Want to get this briefing by email? Here's the sign-up.) Good evening. Here's the latest. Photo. Credit Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Homeland Security Investigations. 1. The Department of Homeland Security is increasingly going global. Set up to defend the United States, the department now has ...
ABOARD A P-3 ORION, over the Pacific Ocean -- The Department of Homeland Security is increasingly going global. An estimated 2,000 Homeland Security employees -- from Immigration and Customs Enforcement special agents to Transportation Security Administration officials -- now are deployed to ...
Homeland Security is being sued over warrantless searches at U.S. borders ... This month, the Department of Homeland Security responded to a first-of-its-kind, multi-plaintiff lawsuit alleging they violated the First and Fourth Amendment rights of 11 people who had their electronic devices were searched at ...
Department of Homeland Security could separate immigrant families illegally crossing the border. Sat, Dec 23. The Department of Homeland Security is considering a new measure that would send immigrant children to one detention center and their parents to another while they wait to see if they'll be admitted into the U.S. ...
St. Louis, MO. The St. Louis Cardinals have received federal certification giving the organization legal protections in the event of a terrorist attack at Busch Stadium. Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill says the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Tuesday awarded the Cardinals certification under the ...
PHOENIX - Two men were caught by Homeland security in Phoenix for selling counterfeit high-end watches. U.S. Homeland security investigators posed as buyers and purchased several fake Rolex and Tag Heuer watches from two men in Phoenix. Agents say they bought four watches, which retail for ...
A group of nearly two-dozen Democratic lawmakers wants the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and FBI to brief the entire Congress on Russia's efforts to target state voter systems ahead of the 2016 election. The Democratic lawmakers asked House Speaker Paul Ryan · Paul Davis RyanMcConnell ...


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