Alleged Bay Area Child Predator Captured In AlaskaOne of the Bay Area's most wanted fugitives -- an alleged child predator -- has been captured in Alaska after spending four years on the run from federal agents, authorities announced Friday.
Homeland Security Wants Tech Industry To Make Connected Devices UnhackableThe Homeland Security Department wants the technology industry to begin making millions of internet- connected devices secure from hacking.
Islamic State Claims Suspect In Minnesota Stabbing Rampage Was ISIS 'Soldier'An ISIS-run news agency, Rasd, claimed Sunday that the attacker who stabbed 9 people in St. Cloud, Minn., was a "soldier of the Islamic State."
Homeland Security Advisor: Hard To Alter U.S. Elections Through HackingPresident Barack Obama's homeland security adviser said Wednesday that it would be very hard for someone to hack into America's voting systems in a way that could alter an election outcome.
911 Phone Scammers Threaten To Report Victims To Homeland Security, ImmigrationPhone scammers using 911 caller ID are threatening to report victims to U.S Citizen and Immigration Services or Homeland Security if they don't send money.
Court Orders Immigrant Children Released From Detention CampsA federal appeals court has ruled that Homeland Security officials must quickly release immigrant children — but not their parents — from family detention centers after being picked up crossing the border.
Twitter Suspends 125,000 Accounts For Possible Terrorist LinksTwitter says it's now using spam-fighting technology to seek out and automatically flag accounts that might be promoting terrorist activity.
Mystery Device In Downtown San Francisco Is Air Sampler To Detect Biological AttackA device which looks like an old-time train whistle connected to a locked box - and mysteriously set up on a downtown San Francisco street corner - has been determined to be part of the Department of Homeland Security's Super Bowl security preparations.
Santa Clara Police Add Emergency Dispatch Center In Levi's Stadium For Super Bowl 50As the lead emergency services agency for Super Bowl 50, the Santa Clara police department is gearing up for a super surge of 911 calls.
Drone Swarm Plagues Golden Gate Bridge; Officials Asking For RestrictionsThe agency that manages the Golden Gate Bridge is asking Sen. Dianne Feinstein for help in restricting the rising number of remote-controlled drones that have been buzzing the famous span.
Immigrants Get Student Visas From Colleges But Never Attend ClassIf you want to come to the United States and get a job, it’s a well-known secret that a student visa is the easy ticket in, and all you need is $20,000 to enroll in the right university.
Congressman Honda Caught On Camera Dozing Off During Homeland Security Spending DiscussionCongressman Mike Honda was in a nearly empty House Chamber listening to a California colleague speak on Homeland Security spending when he fell asleep on camera.