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Bi-National Collaboration Works to Prosecute Wanted Felon

The U.S. Border Patrol/El Paso Sector Foreign Operations Branch and the "Procuraduría General de la Republica" Regional Attaché (PGR) in Mexico have collaborated in the repatriation of a Mexican National found...
A CBP drug sniffing dog alerted to the vehicle during a secondary exam. CBP officers eventually located nine black packages concealed within the transfer case of the truck, the contents of which tested positive for heroin.

CBP Seize Heroin Bundles Hidden in Transfer Case at Santa Teresa Port

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations officers working at the Santa Teresa port of entry seized 9.5 pounds of heroin Thursday, concealed within the transfer case of...
Bonifacio Cano Perez, an undocumented immigrant killed a man in Mooresville parking lot

ICE Deports Man Following Prison Sentence for Killing 72 yo NC Man

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) removed an illegally present Mexican man from the United States Thursday following his release from prison in North Carolina for...
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10 Things You Might Not Know About TSA (Learn More, 10 Videos Too)

By Bob Burns & Jennifer Lapidow, the TSA There are a lot more than 10 things we could tell you, but we kept the list at 10 for brevity. We don’t want to...
Jose Gonzalez-Avila

ICE Removes Man Sought for Homicide in Tijuana (Learn More, Video)

A Mexican national wanted in his native country for a homicide committed five years ago has been turned over to Mexican law enforcement officials by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)...
All of the firearms pictured were discovered over the last week. See complete lists below.

TSA Finds 165 Firearms in Carryon Bags Over Last Two-Weeks

By the TSA TSA officers discovered 165 firearms over the last two weeks in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 165firearms discovered, 144 were loaded and 56 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers...
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Trump Taps Kirstjen Nielsen to Lead DHS (Learn More, Multi-Video)

By Ashley Parker and Matt Zapotosky, The Washington Post President Trump announced Wednesday that he intends to nominate Kirstjen Nielsen, a cybersecurity expert and deputy White House chief of staff, to be...
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Armor Express Protects US CBP Agents (Learn More, Multi-Video)

Armor Express, a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, and a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, has been awarded a five-year, multimillion dollar Indefinite...
CBP has been working closely with airline and airport stakeholders to test biometric exit technology and as a result has developed a viable exit solution based on facial recognition

CBP Deploys Facial Recognition at 1 TSA Checkpoint at JFK (See in Action)

U.S. Customs and Border Protection Exit/Entry Program, a competitor in the 2017 'ASTORS' Homeland Security Awards Program, is deploying facial recognition biometric technology at one Transportation Security Administration (TSA) checkpoint at...

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...