Homeland Security

North Miami Police Department and Miami-Dade County Public Schools Police take part in an active shooter drill at North Miami Senior High on Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
Al Diaz/Miami Herald/TNS/Sipa USA
Kristen Johanson
November 08, 2018 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It seems like a mass shooting could happen anytime, anywhere. Law enforcement officials actively conduct drills and practices for police officers and emergency personnel, but what can do you do to protect yourself? "Your first course of action is to find an escape...
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President Donald Trump, left, listens to a reporters question as FEMA Administrator Brock Long, center, and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, right, listen during a briefing on Hurricane Florence in the Oval Office of the White House.
AP Photo/Susan Walsh
September 12, 2018 - 6:52 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials pushed back Wednesday against a Democratic senator's claim that nearly $10 million from the government's disaster relief agency was transferred to immigration enforcement. Sen. Jeff Merkley's claim, which came as a monster hurricane barreled toward...
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Immigration Family Detention
Mark Vergari/The Journal News via USA TODAY NETWORK
September 06, 2018 - 1:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Thursday it plans to circumvent a longstanding court agreement that governs how children are treated in immigration custody, in part to detain families longer as a way to deter migrants from crossing the Southwestern border illegally. The Homeland...
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President Donald Trump signs an executive order to keep families together at the border, but says that the 'zero-tolerance' prosecution policy will continue, during an event in the Oval Office of the White House.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais
June 20, 2018 - 11:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump signed an executive order Wednesday ending the process of separating children from families after they are detained crossing the U.S. border illegally. It was a dramatic turnaround for Trump, who has been insisting,...
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In this Tuesday, May 8, 2018 file photo, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen testifies before Senate Appropriations subcommittee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File
May 11, 2018 - 12:51 pm
By Jill Colvin, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump unloaded on Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen at a heated cabinet meeting this week, railing against her for failing to stop illegal border crossings. Trump, who has growing increasingly frustrated by a spike in...
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President Donald Trump slammed California Gov. Jerry Brown's posture on sending National Guard troops to the Mexican border
(Kent Porter/The Press Democrat via AP)
April 19, 2018 - 10:40 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California has reached an agreement with the federal government that the state's National Guard troops will deploy to the border to focus on fighting transnational gangs as well as drug and gun smugglers, Gov. Jerry Brown said. The announcement Wednesday came after a week...
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