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Written testimony of Policy for a House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Counterterrorism & Intelligence hearing titled “Beyond Borders: Are DHS' International Agreements Ensuring Actionable Intelligence to Combat Threats to the U.S. Homeland?”

At a field hearing in Buffalo, New York Policy Office of International Affairs Director of Canadian Affairs Deborah Meyers addresses the Department of Homeland Security’s partnership with Canada to enhance security while facilitating lawful trade and travel.

Written testimony of ICE for a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Immigration, Refugees, and Border Security hearing titled “Strengthening the Integrity of the Student Visa System by Preventing and Detecting Sham Educational Institutions”

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations National Security Investigations Division Assistant Director John Woods addresses the Student and Exchange Visitor Program and the findings of the recently released report by the Government Accountability Office entitled “Student and Exchange Visitor Program: DHS Needs to Assess Risks and Strengthen Oversight Functions.”

Written testimony of ICE for a House Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee on Immigration Policy and Enforcement hearing titled “The Aftermath of Fraud by Immigration Attorneys”

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations Transnational Crime and Public Safety Division Deputy Assistant Director Waldemar Rodriguez addresses the efforts of ICE to thwart benefit fraud, ICE’s investigation into the Earl David Law Firm in New York, and other large-scale investigations of immigration benefit fraud facilitators.

Written testimony of NPPD for a House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure... hearing titled “Securing Federal Facilities: An Examination of Federal Protective Service Progress in Improving Oversight and Assessing Risk”

National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Federal Protective Service (FPS) Director Eric Patterson addresses NPPD/FPS’s progress in utilizing key protection and risk management practices such as allocation of resources, leveraging technology, and enhancing information sharing and coordination.

Staying One Step Ahead

Helium-3 (3He) is a necessary component of many nuclear detection devices; however our country is facing a Helium-3 shortage. To address this shortage, DHS’ Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) is advancing the search for efficient, cost-effective alternative technologies.


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