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Tue, 2015-12-01 12:15 PM
Washington, DC, November 30 - ‘In the wake of the terrorist attacks in Paris, federal, state and local law enforcement and homeland security officials in this country have been in a heightened state...
Sun, 2015-11-29 05:58 PM
Baltimore, MD, November 25 - A 40-year-old Salvadoran who fled from El Salvador to evade criminal charges for attempted murder was removed Nov. 18 by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE)...
Tue, 2015-11-24 02:02 PM
By Steve Bittenbender Building resilient communities takes more than just having government agencies in position to respond to emergencies. It takes the effort of the entire community to help it...
Thu, 2015-11-19 09:46 PM
By Steve Bittenbender Arlington, VA – Initially, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson was supposed to talk about cybersecurity at Cybercon 2015 Wednesday afternoon, but the events of this past...
Wed, 2015-11-18 08:34 PM

John Brennan, CIA Director

By Steve Bittenbender Last Friday’s series of terrorist attacks in France were carried out a by group that had military-level special operations training and showed a level of organization that has...
Wed, 2015-11-18 08:23 PM
Washington, DC, November 17 - The world was once again unified over the weekend not only for the condemnation of the terrorist attacks in Paris but also for the gathering of the world's top 20...
Wed, 2015-11-18 12:46 AM
Government Security News is pleased to announce the Winners and Finalists in its seventh annual Homeland Security Awards. As in previous years, the awards program was divided into three basic...
Wed, 2015-11-11 08:04 PM
Douglas, AZ, November 4 - An enforcement action outside Douglas Monday involving multiple Department of Homeland Security agencies resulted in the seizure of more than 8,000 pounds of marijuana and...
Tue, 2015-11-10 05:12 PM

Judge Gerry E. Smith

Washington, DC, November 9 - In a 2-1 decision, the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled that President Obama’s Deferred Action initiatives, designed to ease deportation threats for an estimated...
Sun, 2015-11-08 04:12 PM
Washington, DC, November 6 - ‘While the facts and circumstances surrounding the tragic October 31 crash of Metrojet Flight 9268 on the Sinai Peninsula are still under investigation, Transportation...
Sun, 2015-11-08 03:40 PM
Washington, DC, November 5 - In 2011, a small group of university researchers working on securing embedded devices caught the attention of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and...
Fri, 2015-11-06 10:04 AM
Macon, GA, October 30 -  U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) arrested 29 people in 13 cities and eight states Thursday on sex trafficking and...

Commentary and Opinions

By Jim Giermanski    In 2007, I wrote two articles on why 100 percent scanning was not doable. I laid out four fundamental reasons why 100 percent scanning would not work: its foreign acceptance, its limitation to seaports only, the non-existence of required technology, and the non-inclusion of land ports within the concept of critical infrastructure.Two years later, where are we?
 

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