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Teen Arrested Over Allegations Of Hacking DHS, FBI Data

Feb 13, 2016 02:18 PM EST

A teen who is suspected of hacking the database of both the DHS and the FBI has been taken into custody.

FBI Hacker

Hackers Publish Contact Info Of 20,000 FBI Employees (TWEET)

Feb 09, 2016 09:33 AM EST

Hackers have released the information of 20,000 FBI employees in an online database.


DHS: Hundreds Of Badges, Guns Lost Or Stolen From Federal Agencies

Jan 28, 2016 02:11 PM EST

The Department of Homeland Security has reported 1,300 badges, 165 firearms and 589 cell phones as lost or stolen since 2012.

Immigration and Customs Enforcement

DHS Planning Deportation Raids For Illegal Immigrants In January

Dec 24, 2015 05:07 PM EST

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement is expected to round up and deport hundreds of illegal immigrants in January.


TSA Can Now Force Travelers To Go Through Body Scanner At Airport

Dec 23, 2015 12:19 PM EST

The Department of Homeland Security has updated its policy to allow the TSA to force passengers to go through body scanners at airports.

San Bernardino killers

DHS Whistleblower: Investigation That Could Have Prevented San Bernardino Attack Was Shut Down Due To Profiling

Dec 11, 2015 11:49 AM EST

Former Department of Homeland Security employee Philip Haney said Thursday that his investigation into Syed Farook's mosque was shut down by the Obama administration because he was "profiling" Muslims.

Jeh Johnson

Terror Alert System To be Revamped, Announces DHS

Dec 08, 2015 10:18 AM EST

Jeh Johnson announced the implementation of a new terror alarm system.


Obama Administration Planning To Circumvent Judge's Amnesty Injunction, According To Leaked Memo

Nov 03, 2015 05:28 PM EST

The memos shows that the Obama administration may try and bypass the federal injunction by giving work permits to "all individuals living in the United States."

Foreign Students

DHS Proposes Rule That Gives Employers $12,000 To Hire Foreign Students With Degrees In STEM Programs

Oct 21, 2015 04:11 PM EDT

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has proposed a new rule that would offer employers $12,000 to hire any foreign students who are going to school for one of the STEM degrees, which include science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Taylor Johnson

DHS Whistleblower Says She Almost Lost Her Child For Investigating Immigration Visa Corruption

Jun 13, 2015 02:17 AM EDT

Taylor Johnson said her problems began after she started investigating the U.S. Customs and Immigration Services EB-5 program, which grants green cards to foreigners who invest $500,000 or more into U.S. businesses.


DHS Doesn't Keep Track Of Its Illegal Immigrant Prosecutorial Discretion Efforts, Inspector General Says

May 15, 2015 01:23 AM EDT

As a result the Department of Homeland Security's failure to collect and analyze prosecutorial data, Inspector General John Roth said, "DHS may not be using government funds as efficiently as possible and may be missing opportunities to strengthen its ability to remove aliens who pose a threat to national security and public safety."


DHS Admits To Defying Judge's Order Halting Immigrant Amnesty Program

May 09, 2015 03:57 PM EDT

"The last time I checked, injunctions are not mere suggestions," wrote Sen. Charles Grassley, R-Iowa., chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee. "They are not optional. This disregard for the court's action is unacceptable and disturbing, especially after Secretary Johnson's assurances that his agency would honor the injunction."


Thousands Of Unaccompanied Children Continue To Cross Southern Border, Says DHS Secretary

Mar 28, 2015 06:13 PM EDT

Thousands of unaccompanied children continue to cross the southern border into the United States, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told Congress on Thursday.


Boehner Willing To Let DHS Funds Run Out, McConnell Blames Democrat 'Obstruction'

Feb 16, 2015 10:24 AM EST

House Speaker John Boehner said Sunday that he's willing to let funding run out for the Department of Homeland Security in order to advance the GOP's efforts to reverse President Obama's executive immigration actions.


Obama Administration Caters To Illegal Immigrants Even Further with new Hotline

Feb 09, 2015 05:01 PM EST

Many border patrol agents are insulted by the complaint lines, according to The Washington Times.

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