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Aug 5

Human trafficking is a crime that affects victims of any age, gender, race, or immigration status. Human trafficking occurs in all parts of this country – from cities, to suburbs, to rural areas. Perpetrators of this crime relentlessly canvass ways to take advantage of people who find themselves in circumstances of extreme adversity or violence, experience discrimination, economic vulnerability, or dependence.

Aug 5

Happy Birthday, United States Coast Guard! On Thursday, August 4, the United States Coast Guard celebrated 226 years of protecting our maritime interests to secure the homeland. Semper Paratus – Always Ready.Happy Birthday, United States Coast Guard! On Thursday, August 4, the United States Coast Guard celebrated 226 years of protecting our maritime interests to secure the homeland. Semper Paratus – Always Ready.

Aug 4

Today, the U.S. Coast Guard celebrates 226 years of honor, respect and devotion to duty. As the nation’s premier maritime law enforcement community, Coast Guard personnel serve to save lives, protect the environment and defend the homeland.

Aug 3

The Department of Homeland Security ensures that our Nation and its people are safe, secure, and resilient against terrorism and other hazards.

Last week, more than 2,600 personnel from the Department of Homeland Security ensured the safety and security of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. They started their work only hours after completing the same task at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

Jul 29

Secretary Johnson opened the 2016 Aspen Security Forum“We are a resilient nation. I still remember on September 12, 2001, the people in Manhattan came to work.”  Secretary Johnson opened the 2016 Aspen Security Forum with a candid conversation on the state of our nation’s security, and the impenetrable, unbreakable nature of the American spirit. Official DHS photo by Barry Bahler.

Jul 29

Again, our thanks go to the thousands of law enforcement and homeland security personnel who contributed to the security of the Democratic National Convention.

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