DHS plays a role in identifying vulnerabilities to our nation’s economic security and collaborating to secure global systems.
Since 9/11, DHS has significantly expanded its ability to track and disrupt terrorist financing through combating bulk cash smuggling.
Document fraud and benefit fraud pose a severe threat to national security and public safety. They create vulnerabilities that may enable terrorists, criminals and illegal aliens to gain entry to and remain in the United States.
Intellectual property rights theft threatens U.S. businesses and robs hard-working Americans of their jobs, which negatively impacts the economy.
Last Published Date: November 15, 2013
Written testimony of PLCY and CBP for a Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs hearing titled “Visa Waiver Program: Implications for U.S. National Security”
March 12, 2015
Written testimony of CBP for a House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Border and Maritime Security hearing titled “Port of Entry Infrastructure: How Does the Federal Government Prioritize Investments?”
July 16, 2014