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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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  • Climate Adaptation and Resilience Project Area Fact Sheet

    Climate change is a major mission priority for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T), which performs the research, development, innovation, standards development, and operational experimentation required to adapt and transition climate science research performed by other agencies into operational use. S&T applies this research to the long-term changes in risk from multiple hazards, such as flooding and hurricanes.

  • Community Resilience Testbeds Project Area Fact Sheet

    The DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T)'s Community Resilience Testbed research and development efforts seek to improve federal, state, local, territorial, and tribal (FSLTT) disaster resilience via comparative analysis through testing and evaluation of various approaches to community and infrastructure resilience.

  • Critical Infrastructure Resilience Project Area Fact Sheet

    Critical Infrastructure Resilience (CIR) is vital to national economic security, public health, and safety. The nation's critical infrastructure (CI) is dependent upon physical and electronic-based systems for many applications to maintain operations that are at risk from man-made and natural disasters.

  • DHS Fiscal Year 2023 Performance & Accountability Reports

    Performance and Accountability Reports provide information to the President, Congress, and public to assess DHS's performance and stewardship of resources.

  • Disaster Recovery Project Area Fact Sheet

    The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's (S&T) Community and Infrastructure Resilience Program initiated the Disaster Recovery Project to develop new processes, products, and standards that will improve operations and outcomes for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and its state, local, tribal, and territorial partners. 

  • Flood Project Area Fact Sheet

    The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) launched the Flood Project, which will develop new processes, products (sensors, data sets, analytic tools, imagery), and standards to improve operations and outcomes in support of FEMA (to include the Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration National Flood Insurance Program, flood assistance programs, and dam safety programs), other federal agencies, and the insurance industry.

  • Organizational Chart

    See how the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and all of its component agencies are organized by exploring the DHS Organizational Chart.

  • Retention Memo to ICE and USCIS Concerning Credible Fear Process at the Torrance County Detention Center in Estancia, New Mexico

    CRCL received complaints alleging that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services failed to provide confidential settings for credible fear interviews and did not provide credible fear decision documents to noncitizens at the Torrance County Detention Facility.

  • Community Lifeline Status System Fact Sheet

    The Community Lifeline Status System is an effort led by DHS S&T to develop a reporting construct to provide the emergency management community with a comprehensive systematic approach to lifeline status planning, monitoring, and reporting across areas impacted by a disaster.

  • CRCL Retention Memo to ICE Concerning South Texas ICE Processing Center in Pearsall, Texas

    CRCL received 19 allegations that U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) had violated the civil rights and civil liberties of noncitizens at the South Texas ICE Processing Center in Pearsall, Texas.

Last Updated: 01/28/2022