Tag Archives: Customs and Border Protection

GAO Finds a Lack of Proper Oversight Within Homeland Security

The Government Accountability Office has recently evaluated six-data mining systems from Homeland Security and its component organizations including Customs and Border Protection, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration office and found a lack of proper oversight and privacy risks. Information Week reported on the data …

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CBP & DHS Inspector General to Fight Corruption Together

Customs and Border Protection will partner with the Department of Homeland Security Inspector General to investigate corruption within CBP, the agency announced Friday. CBP will immediately start sending internal affairs agents to OIG field offices. The CBP agents will participate in new and ongoing investigations of alleged corruption and other …

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DHS Offers Enhanced Security Plan for Ports, Waterways

  Alan Bersin, CBP The Department of Homeland Security has crafted a new plan to enhance security at U.S. ports and waterways. According to the department, the plan involves creating the department’s Maritime Operations Coordination, which aims to improve communication with the Coast Guard, Customs and Border Protection and Immigration …

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