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Publications Library

The Publication Library contains guidance and policy papers, reports, strategies, program regulations, guidelines, brochures and more.

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  • Private Industry Indicator Cards

    This 3.5"x2’’ card fits in a wallet, pocket, or glove compartment as a reference for specific industries.

  • Mass Rescue Operations Fact Sheet

    The DHS Science and Technology Directorate is partnering with the United States Coast Guard to develop a mass rescue device that will ensure more survivors are rescued during search and rescue operations at sea. The desired end product will be a nonstandard innovative, large-capacity, ultra lightweight floating device that could be deployed from air and surface assets during mass rescue operations in offshore scenarios.

  • Port and Waterway Resiliency

    The DHS Science and Technology Directorate is developing tools to provide United States Coast Guard waterway managers with enhanced capabilities to protect economic activity along the Marine Transportation System  and maintain safe operation of vessels along U.S. inland waterways.

  • Retention Memo to ICE Concerning Language Access Periodic Review

    Pursuant to 6 U.S.C. § 345 and 42 U.S.C. § 2000ee-1, CRCL is conducting a periodic review of ICE's language access programs, policies, and services for limited English proficient (LEP) individuals in immigration detention. This investigation will assess ICE’s compliance with, and implementation of, ICE policies under Executive Order No. 13166, Improving Access to Services for Persons with Limited English Proficiency, (Aug. 11, 2000) (EO 13166).

  • River Information Systems Enterprise Factsheet

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) is responsible for providing for the safety and economic security of U.S. maritime ports and waterways. The USCG is authorized to establish, maintain, and operate aids to maritime navigation in order to aid navigation, and to prevent disasters, collisions, and wrecks of vessels.

  • The CIS Ombudsman’s Webinar Series: 2023 Annual Report

    On July 11, 2023, the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Office of the Citizenship and Immigration Services Ombudsman (CIS Ombudsman) hosted a webinar highlighting its 2023 Annual Report to Congress.

  • S&T Digital Forgeries Report: Technology Landscape Threat Assessment

    This report presents an overview of the digital forgery landscape by identifying current methods in which synthetic media continues to manifest harm and provides an overview of tools and techniques currently used by bad actors to generate digital forgeries and deepfakes.

  • Cybersecurity Program Fact Sheet

    DHS S&T’s Cybersecurity Program within the Office of Mission and Capability Support 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 and federal and state departments and agencies.

  • Trauma Informed Care to Women and Children Exiting Violent Extremist Conflict

    This practical guidance is a resource for mental health and psychosocial practitioners seeking to support women and children exiting violent extremist conflict. It introduces common areas of need and provides resources for addressing these needs within the context of mental health and psychosocial service delivery. In addition, this guidance document encourages a phased approach to service delivery in accordance with the 5R framework. For more information on the 5R framework, please see "Supporting women and children returning from violent extremist contexts: Proposing a 5R framework to inform program and policy development".  

  • Public Safety and Violence Prevention Fact Sheet

    The Public Safety and Violence Prevention (PSVP) fact sheet provides an overview of the PSVP program, its focus areas, impact, and planned activities.

Last Updated: 01/28/2022