U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations Executive Associate Director Thomas Homan addresses how ICE works with U.S. Customs and Border Protection to smartly and effectively enforce the nation’s immigration laws.
Law Enforcement Partnerships
Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson met with German Federal Minister of Interior Thomas de Maizière to discuss a range of security issues, including border security, cybersecurity, and counterterrorism.
I commend U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations' outstanding work and unwavering determination that led to the apprehension and extradition to the U.S. Saturday of those alleged to have murdered HSI Special Agent Jaime Jorge Zapata on February 15, 2011.
One of the most powerful images I can show people is the front page of the Washington Post in December of 2014. A photo of two parents, both with downcast eyes and the quote, "We were just frozen," when they learned their three teenagers had run away from home to join Islamic State militants in Syria. This is part of a growing number of Americans who are attempting to travel to Syria or Iraq to join the Islamic State. And we anticipate more as recruiters from the Islamic State target youth on social media.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) addresses CBP U.S. Border Patrol’s access to, and use of, Federal lands as part of CBP’s critical border security mission.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center Director Bruce Foucart addresses ICE’s efforts to combat the illegal importation and sale of counterfeit products, and the threats to public safety and national security that counterfeit products may pose.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner R.Gil Kerlikowske addresses the role of CBP in combating the flow of dangerous drugs into the United States.
U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations International Operations Assistant Director Lev Kubiak addresses the international engagement efforts of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
PLCY Office of International Affairs Assistant Secretary and Chief Diplomatic Officer Alan Bersin addresses furthering U.S. security by ensuring cooperation and information sharing in the Western Hemisphere.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Director Sarah Saldaña addresses ICE’s role in the visa screening and vetting process and their security programs that guard the nation against diverse and global threats.