Biometrics are playing an increasingly important role for CBP in helping to safeguard the United States, whether used for facilitate expedited exit/entry into the country, as a means to confirm identity to disrupt illegal crossings into the US, or to alert CBP officers when they come across dangerous criminals in the commission of their duties.

Imposter Identified by CBP at Port of San Luis Using Biometrics

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations officers arrested an El Salvadoran national on Monday who was identified as an imposter attempting to illegally cross through the Port...
The drug lord Joaquin Guzman, a leader in the Sinaloa cartel was found guilty on all charges last week, including drug traffick-ing & conspiracy to murder, and faces life in a US prison. But how did law enforcement’s evidence stack up against him, and how were prosecutors able to manage this complicated case? (Courtesy of ABC News and YouTube)

DEA: The “El Chapo” Conviction, How Did they Get There? (Multi-Video)

Joaquin Guzman Loera, (also known as 'El Chapo' and 'El Rapido,' was convicted last week by a federal jury in Brooklyn, NY of being a principal operator of a continuing criminal...
(Courtesy of US Army by Sgt. Brandon Banzhaf)

DHS on Homeland Security Funding & National Emergency Declaration

“The legislation passed by both chambers of Congress and signed today by the President gives the Department of Homeland Security critical funding to protect the homeland, including some resources to secure...

4,239 Guns Seized & 2018 Most Unusual Finds at US Airports (Videos)

By the TSA It has been a milestone year for TSA as 2018 was marked by a record number of travelers and significant security enhancements. A total 813.8 million (813,791,287) passengers and crew...
PureTech Systems with partner Benchmark Electronics, delivers complete mobile surveillance with the mission to track and identify Items of Interest (IOI) along the U.S. southwest border and other remote surveillance scenarios where rapid mobile deployment is needed.

PureTech Command and Control Supports Border Patrol in San Diego

PureTech Systems, a Platinum Award Winner in the 2018 'ASTORS' Awards Program for Best Mobile Surveillance ISR, has met a delivery milestone for the next phase of the Border Patrol’s Mobile Video Surveillance Systems (MVSS) program. The...
Rigoberto Calderon-Villeda (Courtesy of ICE)

Honduran National Wanted for Homicide Removed from US by ICE (Learn More)

Rigoberto Calderon-Villeda, 26, a Honduran national, wanted in his native country for homicide, was removed on Thursday, by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO), and transferred...
USBP Agent Donna Doss (Courtesy of Twitter)

USBP Hero Down & Tunnel Found Near Hidalgo Border Wall (Videos)

Hero Down: USBP Agent Killed in the Line of Duty “Agent Doss died while performing her duty, protecting the community and the United States," Del Rio Sector Acting Chief Patrol Agent Matthew...
Drone Aviation’s WASP ERS tactical aerostat completes training with an U.S. Army unit stationed in the Pacific

Army Unit Completes WASP ERS Tactical Aerostat Training (See Video)

Drone Aviation, a manufacturer of tethered drones recognized in the 2018 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Awards Program for Best Persistent Aerial Monitoring Solution, has concluded U.S. Army operator training on the newly delivered Winch Aerostat Small...
A Border Patrol K-9 alerted to the vehicle, and agents conducted a search of interior compartments, discovering 57 packages of suspected narcotics which tested positive for cocaine, fentanyl, and heroin concealed under the floorboard. (Courtesy of the CBP)

Border Patrol Seizes Largest Narcotics Bust in San Diego $2.25M+

U.S. Border Patrol agents of San Diego Sector arrested a 23 year old female Mexican citizen with more than 140 pounds of narcotics hidden inside her car last week. The narcotics...
Validated law enforcement and public safety officials can request access to see CNC.LIVE in action at https://cnc.live/superbowl/.

CNC.LIVE: Online LEO Portal to Host, View & Share Real-Time Aerial Video

CNC Technologies, an aviation technology and wireless communications company serving the law enforcement, military and government markets, has officially launched CNC.LIVE just in time to benefit Super Bowl LIII. CNC.LIVE is a new,...