U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions

AG Announces Opioid Fraud & Abuse Detection Unit (Multi-Video)

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has announced the formation of the Opioid Fraud and Abuse Detection Unit, a new Department of Justice pilot program to utilize data to help combat the devastating...
Be prepared for inspections

Labor Day Weekend Expected to Bring Increased Traffic at the Border

With the U.S. and Canada celebrating their Labor Day on September 5, U.S. Customs and Border Protection is expecting an increase in border traffic.  CBP is reminding travelers who are planning...
Defendants charged with manufacturing fraudulent identification documents, including Social Security cards and alien registration receipt cards, often called “green cards.”

6 Mexican Nat’ls Indicted for Counterfeit ID Ring

A federal grand jury returned an indictment Thursday charging six Mexican nationals for their role in a scheme to manufacture and sell counterfeit identity and immigration documents, following a probe by...
Border Security

Statement by DHS Johnson on Southwest Border Security

"As I have said repeatedly, our borders are not open to illegal migration; if you come here illegally, we will send you back consistent with our laws and values. In the spring...

ICE Deports Mexican National Wanted for Murder

A Mexican national wanted in his native country for aggravated homicide was deported Wednesday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). Juan Garica-Rendon, 38, was...

3 Men Get Long Sentences for Plot to Kidnap Illegal Aliens (Learn More)

Three South Texas men were sentenced to federal prison Tuesday following their convictions on conspiracy to kidnap illegal aliens. This sentencing was announced by Acting U.S. Attorney Abe Martinez, Southern District of...
ice

ICE Director Statement on FY 2017 Budget Request

Chairman Carter, Ranking Member Roybal-Allard, and distinguished Members of the Subcommittee: Thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today to present the President’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2017 budget request for...

Come See Sharp INTELLOS at ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon (Videos)

Sharp Electronics, a Proud Sponsor of the 'ASTORS' is pleased to announce that the Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned Ground Vehicle (A-UGV) will be on site at 2017 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Luncheon at ISC...
AMO routinely responds to requests for assistance with searches and rescues in coordination with partner law enforcement agencies. Rescue operations like this are considered high-risk, given the altitude and treacherous terrain.

Lost Hikers Rescued by AMO Crew (See AMO in Action – Video)

An Air and Marine Operations (AMO) UH-60 helicopter crew used a hoist to extract two hikers from the Catalina Mountains near Tucson shortly before 8 a.m. Tuesday. The hikers found themselves in...
The government of Rwanda issued an international arrest warrant charging Leopold Munyakazi, 67, with genocide, conspiracy to commit genocide and negation to genocide.

ICE Removes Rwandan Wanted for Genocide (Learn More – Video)

A Rwandan national accused of genocide was removed Wednesday from the United States by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO). Leopold Munyakazi, 67, entered the U.S. in...