Company That Did Background Check On Snowden Got Hacked

US | Chuck Ross

Also failed to vet Navy Yard shooter

Feds Placed Honduran Girl In Care Of Illegal Immigrant Sponsor Who Sexually Abused Her, Allegedly

US | Chuck Ross
Familes and Children Held In U.S. Customs and Border Protection Processing Facility

Man lied about living arrangements with 16-year-old girl

DHS Report: Tuberculosis And Scabies Spreading In Migrant Holding Facilities

US | Scott Greer

‘UAC and family unit illnesses and unfamiliarity with bathroom facilities resulted in unsanitary conditions’

DHS: Don't Enforce The Law In Courthouses

Politics | Tristyn Bloom

‘Courthouses are special’

At my naturalization, more bureaucracy than patriotic grandeur

Opinion | Ewan Watt

Why is the Department of Homeland Security more important than my state?

Obamacare site subject to unsuccessful cyber attack, official says

| Reuters
Illustration file picture shows a man typing on a computer keyboard in Warsaw

‘We are aware of one open source action attempting a denial of service attack that has been unsuccessful’

Big BOSS is watching you: DHS develops surveillance project for domestic purposes

Tech | Charles Rollet

Project was initially meant to ID terrorists in Iraq and Afghanistan

Homeland Security using hot new 19th century technology to patrol border

Tech | Josh Peterson
DHS would use it to detect drug smugglers and illegal immigrants crossing the border

How DHS makes your wait times longer

Opinion | Stephen DeMaura
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Instead of hiring more staff at home, they’re building a pre-clearance facility in Abu Dhabi

DHS hopes to get same cyber-spying powers as NSA

Politics | Josh Peterson
Janet Napolitano, AP

Pending bill would give Homeland Security domestic spying capabilities similar to the National Security Agency’s

With no arrests, Napolitano asks for public's help, blasts 'media churn'

Politics | Josh Peterson

Three days out from Boston Marathon bombing, DHS secretary tells House ‘no arrests or persons held in custody’

Documents reveal DHS monitored Occupy protests daily as matter of policy

Politics | Josh Peterson
Occupy Wall St. - One Year Anniversary

‘The federal agencies’ actions were not because Occupy represented a terrorist threat’

Napolitano calls for DHS 3.0, says cybersecurity is a top priority

Politics | Josh Peterson
Janet Napolitano
In October 2012, Obama signed an executive order that expanded DHS's ties to local law enforcement

FACT CHECK: No, the government didn't just purchase 21,600,000 rounds of ammo - TheDC

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Mike Piccione
APTOPIX Connecticut School Shooting Legislature

Reporters from a variety of news websites wildly misreported the size of DHS’ ammo buy

DHS admits it does not track immigrants who become welfare dependent, pursued zero cases last year

Politics | Caroline May

‘This revelation from DHS is beyond disturbing. It is inexcusable’

Is DHS ignoring law barring access to immigrants who are dependency risks?

Politics | Caroline May
Illegal immigration

Only .0084 percent of Visa Waiver applicants were denied because of their dependency risk

Report: NJ law enforcement ramps up federally funded surveillance - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson

FBI and Homeland Security agents are also able to watch local surveillance feeds with the permission of law enforcement

DHS stocks up on riot gear for political unrest - RT

Tech | Josh Peterson
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano

The riot gear will be worn by Federal Protective Service agents who are tasked with protecting property, grounds and buildings owned by the federal government

Obama grants DHS power to takeover commercial, private communications during emergency - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson
Janet Napolitano Homeland Security Secretary

DHS charged with handling of communications during a national security event or natural disaster

Internet bill could allow DHS to spy on Congress, Supreme Court - TheDC

Politics | Josh Peterson
Janet Napolitano

A broad range of civil and digital liberties groups have repeatedly expressed their concerns over the bill