The Port and Coastal Surveillance program is a multi-year effort within the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate that will improve maritime situational awareness enabling rapid tactical response to maritime threats.
U.S. Ports of Entry
The Port of Entry Based Technology program is a multi-year effort within DHS S&T that will enhance Customs and Border Protection’s effectiveness in detecting contraband at ports of entry while increasing the throughput of legitimate cargo
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Paul Beeson, Director of DHS Joint Task Force – West addresses the evolving drug smuggling tactics and techniques used by transnational criminal organizations and how CBP is working to meet this threat and secure the Nation’s borders.
The Apex Air Entry/Exit Re-engineering (AEER) program is a multi-year effort within the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to transform the international arrivals process and implement a biometric capability to verify the departure of foreign nationals leaving from U.S. air ports of entry.
The Maritime Border Security program develops and transitions technical capabilities that enhance U.S. maritime border security by helping safeguard lawful trade and travel and disrupting and dismantling transnational criminal and terrorist organizations.