Trump's Order Only Protects Against Family Separation For 20 DaysThough President Trump declared that the executive order he signed Wednesday would "solve" the problem of family separation while parents are prosecuted for illegal border crossing, the order is really only good for 20 days.
In Reversal, Trump Signs Order Stopping Family SeparationPresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep families together at the southern border, saying at the White House that he doesn’t like the sight of children being separated from their families.
DHS Secretary Nielsen Denies Separation Amounts To 'Child Abuse'Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen insisted conditions at the detention facilities are up to par, when asked by reporters if the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the border amounts to "child abuse."
Sen. Harris Calls For DHS Secretary To Resign Over Family Separations At BorderCalifornia Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris on Monday called for the resignation of Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen as a result of immigration policy that has resulted in family separations at the US border.
DHS: 2,000 Children Separated At BorderThe US government has separated at least 2,000 children from parents at the border since implementing a policy that results in such family separations.
Trump Assistant Fired Amid Financial Crimes Probe, Hired By Trump CampaignPresident Trump's personal assistant, John McEntee, was fired Monday, because he is currently under investigation by the Department of Homeland Security for financial crimes.
DHS Special Agent Slams Local Leaders In San Francisco For Shutting Out FedsAn award event for Human Trafficking Day turned into a political slam-fest by the head of the Department of Homeland Security's San Francisco bureau.
Trump Administration Ends Special Protections For Salvadoran ImmigrantsThe Trump administration is ending special protections for Salvadoran immigrants, forcing nearly 200,000 to leave the country or face deportation.
Prosecutor Says Homeland Security At SFO Asked If He Joined ISISA prosecutor with the San Francisco District Attorney's Office said federal agents detained him and asked about if he joined a terrorist group after returning from a recent trip abroad.
Federal Government Says Russia Tried To Hack 21 States' Election SystemsThe federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems before last year's presidential election.
Face Scans For US Citizens Flying Abroad Stir Privacy ConcernsIf the Trump administration gets its way, U.S. citizens boarding international flights will have to submit to a face scan, a plan privacy advocates call an ill-advised step toward a surveillance state.
Feds: Nearly 740,000 Foreigners Overstayed Visas Last YearThe U.S. Homeland Security Department says nearly 740,000 foreigners who were supposed to leave the country during a recent 12-month period overstayed their visas.
Santa Cruz Officials 'Outraged' With Feds Role In Gang RaidCity officials feel "deceived" and "outraged" that the Department of Homeland Security detained 10 people based on their immigration status during a joint operation with Santa Cruz police targeting gang members last week.
Homeland Security Chief: No Use Of Military For DeportationsSeeking to tamp down growing unease in Latin America, U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly pledged Thursday that America won't enlist its military to enforce immigration laws and that there will be "no mass deportations."
Millions Targeted For Possible Deportation Under Trump RulesMillions of people living in the United States illegally could be targeted for deportation — including people simply arrested for traffic violations — under a sweeping rewrite of immigration enforcement policies announced Tuesday by the Trump administration.