U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Policy (PLCY) Screening Coordination Office Deputy Assistant Secretary Kelli Burriesci addresses the security benefits of the U.S. Visa Waiver Program (VWP).
As I’ve said for some time now, we are in a new phase of the global terrorist threat. It includes terrorist-directed and terrorist-inspired attacks. It includes plots from overseas, and the potential for the “lone wolf” actors in the homeland.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director Leon Rodriguez addresses USCIS’ role in refugee resettlement, and the screening measures and safeguards developed by the U.S. Refugee Admissions Program.
Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator Peter Neffenger addresses his vision for evolving the Transportation Security Administration.
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Director Huban Gowadia addresses DNDO’s efforts to prevent and respond to the arrival of a radiological device at our Nation’s maritime ports.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Office of Field Operations Assistant Commissioner Todd Owen addresses the role of CBP in preventing and responding to radiological weapons-related threats.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Assistant Commandant for Response Policy Rear Admiral Peter Brown addresses the Coast Guard’s role in the prevention of and response to the arrival of a radiological dispersion device in a U.S. port.
These are the 2015 Sector-Specific Plans that support the National Infrastructure Protection Plan.
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Assistant Commandant for Prevention Policy Rear Admiral Paul Thomas addresses the importance of having cybersecurity in U.S. ports.
In the context of threats to the homeland, U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson addresses the mission of the Department focusing on counterterrorism, aviation security, and cybersecurity.