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  • Executive Director E. Darlene Bullock, U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, Announces the First Large Prime Contractor-Small Business Virtual Vendor Outreach Matchmaking Event

    To support Executive Order 13985, Advancing Racial Equity and Support for Underserved Communities through the Federal Government, and the core mission of the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) of maximizing prime and subcontracting opportunities for small businesses, the OSDBU is hosting two (2) virtual Large Prime Contractor-Small Business Vendor Outreach Matchmaking Events (VOME).

  • Cybersecurity Program Fact Sheet

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cybersecurity Program leverages multidisciplinary expertise to research, analyze, and develop cutting-edge cybersecurity technologies and capabilities to improve the protection and resilience of our national critical infrastructure (CI) and federal and state departments and agencies. 

  • Effects of Heat and Acclimatization on the Capability of Detection Canines

    This guide for canine handlers contains cutting-edge research on the effects of temperature, humidity, and “warm-up periods” on the detection capabilities of working canines.

  • Equipping Our Everyday Heroes Brochure

    The “Equipping Our Everyday Heroes” brochure is a companion piece to an exhibit at the National Atomic Testing Museum featuring S&T capabilities that help protect and prepare responders so they can be ready for anything.

  • Robotic Modular Stereoscopic Retrofit System

    Bomb robots are used to inspect and manipulate suspect packages or explosives and are controlled by operators from a safe standoff distance. DHS S&T is working with Honeybee Robotics to develop the Robotic Modular Stereoscopic Retrofit (MSR) System. 

  • DHS/CBP/PIA-072 Unified Immigration Portal (UIP)

    The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Unified Immigration Portal (UIP) provides agencies involved in the immigration process a means to view and access certain information from each of the respective agencies from a single portal in near real time (as the information is entered into the source systems). CBP is publishing this Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) to provide notice of implementation of the UIP and assess the privacy risks and mitigations for the UIP.

  • DHS/ALL/PIA-009 Web Time & Attendance System

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer (OCHO) has procured a COTS application and customized it to meet DHS standard requirements. This system is designed to implement an enterprise system that can efficiently automate the timesheet collection process and provide robust reporting features and a labor distribution capability.

  • Summary of Resources for State, Local, Tribal, Territorial, and Campus Law Enforcement Partners

    This guide highlights many of the resources available to law enforcement partners, including training and grant opportunities, to increase nationwide resilience to evolving threats.

  • OIDO Inspection Reports

    Pursuant to its statutory responsibilities, the Department of Homeland Security Office of the Immigration Detention Ombudsman conducts announced and unannounced inspections of detention facilities. 

  • Appendix D - Additional Guidance

    Appendix D includes any further information the Committee Management Office (CMO) believes could be helpful. From recordkeeping expectations to posting a Federal Register Notice, all additional guidance can be found attached.

Last Updated: 01/28/2022