DHS says no specific threat to US but warns of cyberattacks

U.S. 01/05/20, 06:17

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued a terrorism threat assessment bulletin on Iran on Saturday, Jan. 4, saying that there is still no "specific, credible threat" to the U.S. homeland, but warning Americans to step up their vigilance.  The DHS bulletin followed the U.S. strike that killed the head of ...

DHS reviews state laws allowing illegal aliens to get driver’s licenses

U.S. 01/02/20, 07:01

Chad Wolf, the acting secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) on Tuesday, Dec. 31, ordered a review of new laws in New York, New Jersey, and other states that allow illegal aliens to obtain driver's licenses and restrict data sharing with federal immigration authorities.  Wolf ordered all of the ...

Chad Wolf to be in charge of US national security

U.S. 11/14/19, 16:53

Chad Wolf will be the new interim secretary of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Ken Cuccinelli will be his deputy, an announcement that was well received by supporters of 'strong borders.' Wolf was sworn in Nov. 13 as undersecretary of the Office of Strategy, Policy and Plans (PLCY)—a position needed ...

Government announces it will stop ‘catch and release’ of illegal immigrants

U.S. 09/24/19, 09:44

The Trump administration announced a major change in immigration processing, indicating that they will no longer release on U.S. soil family units that entered the country illegally. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Kevin McAleenan said Monday during his Washington speech that ending the practice of "catch and release" is ...

Government announces illegal immigrants can be deported without going to court

U.S. 07/23/19, 16:29

On Monday, President Donald Trump's administration announced a measure that allows border authorities a greater range of legal action, giving them the authority to deport immigrants without the need to go through the courts beforehand. The new regulations, which come into effect Tuesday, July 23, can be applied to anyone who ...

ICE Director: Migrant families not exempt from deportation

U.S. 06/06/19, 10:00

Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) new acting director has let it be known that migrant families are not off limits when it comes to being deported. ICE’s acting Director Mark Morgan, said the agency will continue to prioritize the deportation of criminals and those with criminal histories, but families are not ...

U.S. Border Patrol chief rumored to be leaving

U.S. 05/24/19, 10:02

U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost is allegedly expected to leave her post by December, according to several high-ranking former Department of Homeland Security and union officials with first-hand knowledge of the plan. The Washington Examiner reported Provost’s end as Chief, not revealing any sources as to which officials made the ...

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