The Tucson and El Centro Sectors are areas of high illegal entry and are experiencing large numbers of individuals and narcotics being smuggled into the country illegally. (Courtesy of YouTube)

DHS to Expedite Tucson & El Centro Border Wall Projects (Multi-Video)

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has issued two waivers, to ensure expeditious construction of new bollard wall within the U.S. Border Patrol’s Tucson Sector in Arizona, and the El Centro...
(Courtesy of the DEA)

Five Estonians Charged for Plot to Import Carfentanil & Fentanyl into US

Jevgeni Bokov, 44, Viktor Litvintsuk, 39, Amid Magerramov, 38, Nikolai Niftalijev, 32, and Vitali Voronjuk, 36, have been charged with narcotics trafficking and money laundering offenses, including conspiracy to import carfentanil...
Using biometric eGates, which will recognize international travelers by their face, the platform will allow them to board their aircraft in seconds, matching the live faces with previously enrolled and stored images, with no need for them to present either passports or boarding passes at the gate. (Courtesy of Vision-Box)

JFK Airport T1 & Vision-Box to Roll Out Facial Recognition Boarding

New York’s John F. Kennedy (JFK) Airport Terminal One Group and Vision-Box are modernizing passenger processing have signed a cooperation agreement roll out one of the largest biometric boarding airport platforms...
Mark Morgan, who previously served as Chief of the United States Border Patrol, has been nominated as the next Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) by President Donald J. Trump.

President Trump Names Former Border Patrol Chief, to Lead ICE

May 5, 2019 – In Breaking News – npr President Trump has named Mark Morgan, a former FBI agent and veteran of the Obama administration, as the new head of Immigration and...
Raytheon's mobile high energy laser looks out into a wide-open sky. The company's advanced high power microwave and high energy laser engaged and defeated dozens of unmanned aerial system targets in a recent U.S. Air Force demonstration.

Raytheon HPM & HEL Technologies to Protect Ground Troops from UAS

Raytheon's advanced high power microwave (HPM) and mobile high energy laser (HEL) systems successfully engaged and defeated multiple unmanned aerial system targets during a U.S. Air Force demonstration. Mature HPM and HEL...
Integrated Biometrics FBI-certified fingerprint sensors play an important role in border and immigration control around the world as fixed, standalone implementations and when integrated into mobile or multimodal systems (tablets, kiosks, etc.).

CBP Selects IB’s Kojak Fingerprint Scanners to Process Border Entries

Integrated Biometrics, has been selected by the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to purchase the company’s Kojak livescan 10-fingerprint scanner for deployment to more than 5000 workstations within the United...
HALO systems use step-change X-ray diffraction technology to specifically identify materials hidden inside bags and personal electronic items. (Courtesy of Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd)

DHS S&T Awards $1.6M to Improve Airport X-ray Scanning Capabilities

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), recently recognized in the 2018 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has awarded a $1,656,206.00 contract to Halo X-ray Technologies Ltd (HXT),...
A child showing classic day-4 rash with measles. (Courtesy of Wikipedia)

2019 Imported Measles Outbreak & the Critical Importance of Vaccines

As  of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the CDC has reported 695 cases of measles from 22 states, which is the greatest number of cases reported in the United States since measles was...
(Left to right) Peter C. Fitzhugh, Special Agent in Charge,HSI Boston U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts Andrew E. Lelling ; Todd M. Lyons, Acting Field Office Director, ERO Boston. (Courtesy of ICE)

Massachusetts Judge Charged with Helping Suspect Evade ICE

Shelley M. Richmond Joseph, 51, of Natick, who was appointed as a Massachusetts District Court Judge in November 2017, and Wesley MacGregor, 56, of Watertown, a former Trial Court Officer since...
Edwin Mejia (at right), a Honduran national, charged in Omaha, Nebraska with motor vehicular homicide in the death of Sarah Root, 21, (at left), in January 2016.

Help Locate VOICE Most Wanted Fugitives (Learn More, Multi-Video)

The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) “VOICE Most Wanted” fugitives list, highlights fugitives connected to victims and families of victims who have sought help or information from ICE through the...