"The border is very dynamic," Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas told a House panel. "There are different needs and challenges at different parts of the border."
A new FBI and Department of Homeland Security report warns some QAnon followers could target Democrats and political figures with violence if the movement's conspiracy theories don't pan out.
The report found that Capitol Police experienced bad intelligence, poor planning, faulty equipment and a lack of leadership during the attack. The force's incident command system "broke down during the attack," leaving officers on the front lines without orders.
Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said ending the contract is part of an effort to make "lasting improvements" to detention centers with harsh conditions.
The incident marked the fifth time this year that authorities have intercepted large groups of Haitians trying to land on Florida's shores.
Prepared remarks obtained by the Associated Press reveal that Miller's upcoming testimony before Congress amount to the most detailed account of the Pentagon's actions following accusations that officials were slow to call in the National Guard.
The people were discovered when police responded to a kidnapping report
"President Biden and his Administration are responsible for the resulting crisis at the border," representatives Jim Jordan and Tom McClintock wrote in a letter to Mayorkas on Tuesday.
It is never too late to change course and do the right thing.
At a House hearing, the congresswoman told the homeland security secretary about a classmate kidnapped by an immigrant who was in the country illegally.
On Monday, a number of Republicans traveled to the border to tour several border facilities. During their tour, several criticized Biden's border policies, with House Leader Kevin McCarthy saying that the situation is "more than a crisis. This is a human heartbreak."
The homeland security secretary is urging people to wait before traveling to the U.S. while the Biden administration tries to iron out its immigration plan.
The original 'threat assessment' for the event didn't foresee pro-Trump rioters. Now it's 'all hands on deck' with facial-recognition software, surveillance aircraft, bomb-sniffers.
The Republican senator said the Department of Homeland Security had "a lot of questions to answer" under Biden.
The GOP senator for Arkansas has criticized post-inauguration troop levels, but the DHS still warns of a domestic terrorism threat.
Biden's nomination of Mayorkas to lead the Department of Homeland Security moved forward on Tuesday.
Before the January 6th insurrection, thousands of pages of reports never used the term "Trump supporters." The security forces couldn't conceive that thousands of white people, many dressed in military garb, could seek to overthrow their government.
"It was my intention to serve the Department until the end of this Administration.... Unfortunately, this action is warranted by recent events," Wolf wrote in his resignation.
"There is no established system to employ the military if the president himself is the instigator of an insurrection," an official told Newsweek.
The law enforcement and security people responsible for maintaining order in D.C. weren't ready, weren't properly organized and weren't impartial.
Conspiracy theories about 5G technology are growing in size and intensity-—and finding connections with the pandemic.
"There was minimal security leadership at the top," said the cybersecurity expert, who left SolarWinds after giving his warning.
A high-profile cybersecurity attack has threatened government agencies and businesses, but the president remains silent on the issue.
"CISA expects that removing this threat actor from compromised environments will be highly complex and challenging for organizations," the agency under the Department of Homeland Security warned.
Although the issue was fixed in November 2019, it raises questions about the company's security safeguards.
The company removed a webpage touting its many Fortune 500 clients "as a courtesy to our customers."
The Department of Homeland Security said it is "aware of cyberbreaches across the federal government."
Rep. Henry Cuellar (D-TX) said he had been briefed by Homeland Security officials about their preparations for higher numbers of people arriving at the border from Central America.
Many Democratic politicians tweeted their support for the New York judge's DACA ruling on reinstating the program.
"ICE should listen to the medical and public health experts who want the agency to stop terrorizing our communities and deporting harmless people during this pandemic. It's needless, cruel, and undermines the COVID-19 containment efforts," Warren tweeted on Wednesday.