Raul Ramos-Guido, 32, was a convicted criminal alien illegally residing in the U.S., had previously been deported to El Salvador in January 2014 and was wanted wanted on homicide charges in his home country.

MS-13 Member Wanted for Murder Removed from US (Learn More)

An MS-13 (Mara Salvatrucha) gang member wanted for homicide by El Salvadoran law enforcement authorities was removed from the U.S. Friday by deportation officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE)...
“Recent worldwide terrorist attacks have demonstrated that the ticketing/check-in areas and security checkpoints of airports are targets of interest for our adversaries,” said William N. Bryan, DHS Senior Official Performing the Duties of Under Secretary for Science and Technology.

DHS S&T & JMU Partner on Aviation Security with Hacking 4 Defense

Students from James Madison University (JMU) will be tackling air travel security issues for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), a Four-Time Winner of the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland...
Optim FreedomView Videoscope

DHS Orders FreedomView Videoscopes for CBP (See in Action)

Optim has been awarded a five-year, sole-source contract to supply its FreedomView Videoscope to the United States Customs and Border Patrol (CPB) division. The FreedomView provides law enforcement agents the ability to...
President Donald J. Trump (Image courtesy of Facebook)

President Rolls Out FY19 Budget: Here’s What’s In It (Multi-Video)

The President’s plan to rebuild America America has long been a Nation of builders, President Trump told the country January 30 in his first State of the Union Address. “We built the Empire...
Cleber Rene Rizerio Rocha, whose arrest on January 4, 2017 led US authorities to discover $17 million hidden under a mattress (Image courtesy U.S. Attorney’s Office in Massachusetts)

Brazilian Who Led US to $17M in Mattress Box Spring Gets Prison

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Boston and the U.S. Attorney for Massachusetts  announced the sentencing in federal court on Thursday of a Brazilian national on charges...
“To secure our borders and make America safer, Congress must act to close these legal loopholes that have created incentives for illegal immigrants and are being exploited by dangerous transnational criminal organizations like MS-13,” said Tyler Q. Houlton, DHS Acting Press Secretary.

DHS Addresses January Border Apprehension Numbers

Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Press Secretary Tyler Q. Houlton has released the following statement on U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) January Southwest Border Migration numbers: “DHS front-line personnel are...
Saab’s Swordfish Maritime Patrol Aircraft is a strategic, multi-role ISR system that redefines air power in the maritime domain.

Saab Swordfish to Redefine Maritime Patrol Aircraft (See in Action, Videos)

Saab’s Swordfish maritime patrol aircraft (MPA) is bringing a new level of operational confidence to the global MPA market. The winning combination of Bombardier’s Global 6000 ultra-long-range aircraft, General Dynamics Mission Systems-Canada’s...

Laredo Border Patrol Nabs Bank Robbery Subjects (Learn More, Video)

On February 6, 2018, U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested six subjects following in a bank robbery in Laredo, Texas. Border Patrol agents were placed on high alert after receiving information from the...
Female genital mutilation/cutting is a federal crime. Anyone who has information about an individual who is suspected of assisting in this crime is urged to call the toll-free ICE tip line at (866) 347-2423 or complete the ICE online tip form or the FBI online tip form. Any involvement in committing this crime is a serious human rights violation which may result in imprisonment and potential removal from the U.S. (Image courtesy of ICE and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)

Help ICE & FBI Fight to Protect Girls & Women from Mutilation (Multi-Video)

Today and everyday, members of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) stand shoulder-to-shoulder with our Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) partners and citizens everywhere to demand the eradication of female genital...
Judge Rolando Olvera

Former Fort Hood, TX, Soldier Pleads Guilty to Alien Smuggling

Victoriano Zamora-Jasso, aka “Tata,” 51, a solider based in Fort Hood, Texas, pleaded guilty Jan. 29 for his role in a conspiracy to transport and harbor illegal aliens, and illegally re-entering...