The United States can welcome refugees, and at the same time, ensure the safety and security of our nation.
It takes a community to protect a community. Informed, alert communities play a critical role in keeping our nation safe.
This November, recognize how critical infrastructure is part of your daily life. Critical infrastructure plays a vital role in our homeland security and economic prosperity.
On November 3, Secretary Johnson presented the DHS Secretary’s Awards to 329 DHS employees from across the country for their extraordinary service and outstanding contributions to the Department and the Nation.
When we all take simple steps to be safer online, it makes using the Internet a more secure experience for everyone.
The U.S. Coast Guard’s National Security Cutter BERTHOLF lived up to its mission of keeping our homeland and maritime borders safe.
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 of readiness. This past Thanksgiving week, many Americans witnessed this first-hand at airports, train stations, parades, public places and events.
Too full from turkey to go shopping on Black Friday? Cyber Monday allows shoppers to avoid the crowds and take advantage of great deals online from the convenience of their computer or mobile device. According to the National Retail Federation, nearly half of all holiday shopping will be done online this year. While online shoppers will be able to take advantage of big sales and deep discounts, they’ll also see an increase in cybercrime as online criminals seek to exploit the festive season.
The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced the expansion of the “If You See Something, Say Something™” public awareness campaign with the Westfield Corporation, making the campaign materials visible to holiday shoppers at Westfield shopping centers across the country.
On Sunday, I joined Homeland Secretary Johnson in New York City with Mayor de Blasio, Police Commissioner Bratton, Fire Commissioner Nigro, and Emergency Management Commissioner Joseph Esposito to observe the New York Police Department’s active shooter training exercise. I am pleased that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) had the opportunity to help support this important exercise.
Summary: Watch this video to see exactly what a potential refugee goes through to resettle in the U.S.:
Earlier this month, the Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman hosted its fifth annual conference at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. Our conference is a unique open forum where government and stakeholders engage in robust dialogue about current immigration benefits issues. We welcomed more than 300 attendees from across the country to share their experiences and gather insights from government representatives, while hundreds more joined the conference via livestream.