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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) operates the e3 portal (“e3”) to collect and transmit data related to law enforcement activities to the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement Integrated Database (EID) and the DHS Automated Biometric Identification System (IDENT), which is being replaced by the Homeland Advanced Recognition Technology System (HART). CBP uses e3 to collect and transmit biographic, encounter, and biometric data of individuals encountered by U.S. Border Patrol (USBP). CBP is updating this Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) to notify the public and assess the privacy risks of recent enhancements to the e3 portal to streamline processing and facilitate information sharing with other federal partners. August 2021

Associated SORN(s)

  • DHS/CBP-023 Border Patrol Enforcement Records System of Records (BPER)
Attachment Ext. Size Date
DHS/CBP/PIA-012(c) CBP Portal (e3) to EID/IDENT - August 2021 PDF 736.32 KB 08/02/2021
DHS/CBP/PIA-012(b) CBP Portal (E3) to EID/IDENT - August 2020 PDF 519.08 KB 08/11/2020
DHS/CBP/PIA-012(a) CBP Portal (E3) to EID/IDENT - August 2017 PDF 330.9 KB 08/09/2017
CBP Portal (E3) to ENFORCE/IDENT - July 2012 PDF 3.23 MB 07/25/2012
Last Updated: 09/01/2022
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