DHS Bans Carry-On Electronics On Flights From Islamic Countries

US authorities have secretly required airlines from eight nations to forbid passengers from carrying any electronic or electrical device larger than a cellphone. Read more

Feds Detail Crackdown On Undocumented Immigrants

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly moved Tuesday to implement a host of immigration enforcement changes ordered by President Trump, directing agency heads to hire thousands more officers, end so-called “catch-and-release” policies and begin work on the president’s promised U.S.-Mexico border wall. Read more

Over 680 Arrested In U.S. Immigration Raids

Washington – U.S. immigration officers have arrested more than 680 people in recent operations, 75 percent of whom have been convicted of crimes, Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly said on Monday, referring to actions that have sparked alarm among immigrant rights advocates. Read more

Homeland Security: NY Court Order Will Not Affect Trump’s Refugee Travel Ban

NEW YORK — The Homeland Security Department says a New York court order temporarily barring the U.S. from deporting people from nations subject to President Donald Trump’s travel ban will not affect the overall implementation of the White House executive action. Read more

Security Experts Sue CIA, FBI, DHS, ODNI For Records on Alleged Russian Interference In The 2016 Election

The CIA, FBI, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), and the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) are in violation of the Freedom of Information Act. Read more

DHS Officials Are Coming To Israel To Discuss Cybersecurity

Israeli high-tech companies have prospered in the US. Israelis occupy key positions in high-tech giants from Silicon Valley to Boston’s Route 128. The US is the main market for Israeli technology companies. Read more

More Than 800 Immigrants From Countries of Concern Mistakenly Granted U.S. Citizenship

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

Is 9-1-1 Protected Against Cyber-Attack?

The 911 emergency phone lines are critical to US national security, and their infrastructure is considered one of the 16 most critical systems in the nation, with the government investing resources in it accordingly. Read more

Federal Immigration Boss At Center of Turf War Over Terror Suspect Transferred

The federal bureaucrat who blocked armed law enforcement agents from apprehending a man involved in the San Bernardino terror attack last December, then allegedly lied to investigators about her actions, has been reassigned to another post, but likely won’t face further investigation, has learned. Read more

Watchdog Rips FBI, ICE Battle Over Terror Suspect

A federal report released Thursday details a shocking turf battle that broke out when immigration officials blocked law enforcement agents from interviewing a person of interest in the San Bernardino terror attack last December. Read more