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Border Security

Protecting our borders from the illegal movement of weapons, drugs, contraband, and people, while promoting lawful trade and travel, is essential to homeland security, economic prosperity, and national sovereignty.

  • Amendment to DHS Border Wall Plan Pursuant to Presidential Proclamation 10142

    This Amendment to the DHS Border Wall Plan pursuant to the Presidential Proclamation 10142 describes additional actions that DHS may undertake using its FY18-2021 appropriations. It also sets forth policy guidance for the prioritization of those appropriated funds going forward.

  • Law Enforcement Resources

    DHS is fundamentally a department of partnerships. We are committed to ensuring you have the tools, resources, and support you need to continue doing so successfully. This guide highlights many of the resources available to law enforcement partners, including training and grant opportunities, to increase nationwide resilience to evolving threats.

  • Protocolos de Proteção de Migração Orientação Política

    Segue-se uma lista de orientações políticas relacionada com o programa MPP, emitido desde Janeiro de 2021.

    Clique aqui para informações adicionais sobre os Protocolos de Proteção de Migração.

  • Direktiv Politik sou Pwotokòl sou Pwoteksyon Migran Yo

    Sa ki apre a se yon lis sou direktiv politik ki gen pou wè avèk pwogram MPP a ke yo te pibliye depi Janvye 2021.

  • National Interest Exception from Presidential Proclamation 10294

    On October 25, 2021, President Biden issued Presidential Proclamation 10294, entitled "Advancing the Safe Resumption of Global Travel During the COVID-19 Pandemic," which suspends and limits the entry into the United States of non-citizens by air travel who are nonimmigrants ("noncitizen nonimmigrants") and who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Presidential Proclamation 10294 contains specified exceptions, including a specific exception for noncitizen nonimmigrants "whose entry would be in the national interest," and entrusts the Secretary of Homeland Security (along with the Secretary of State and the Secretary of Transportation) to make this determination.

  • Guías de Política MPP

    A continuación encontrará una lista de las guías de políticas y anuncios relacionados con el programa MPP desde enero de 2021.

  • Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) Report on December Cohort

    As part of our commitment to transparency in the court-ordered reimplementation of MPP, DHS reported initial data on individuals enrolled in the program between December 6-31, 2021.

  • MPP Policy Guidance

    The following is a list of policy guidance and announcements related to the MPP program issued since January 2021.

  • DHS Fiscal Year 2021 Performance & Accountability Reports

    The Department of Homeland Security's Performance and Accountability Reports provide information that enables the President, Congress and the public to assess the effectiveness of the Department's mission performance and stewardship of resources.

  • Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) Termination Memo

    Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro N. Mayorkas issued a memorandum announcing and explaining his decision to terminate the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP) program.