DHS Requests 12,000 Beds To Detain FamiliesThe request seeks 2,000 beds to be up and running in the next 45 days, and the remaining space to be available on an as-needed basis, the Defense Department said in a statement.
Child Advocates Relieved Trump To Keep Families Together After Crossing Border IllegallyBetween May 5 and June 9, the Department of Homeland Security said there were 2,342 children separated from their parents along the border as part of a zero-tolerance policy.
Medical Community Warns Of Trauma To Undocumented Children Separated From Parents"It's horrible," says Dallas therapist Ashley Berges. "This is almost like a wartime experience."
2,000 Families Separated After Being Caught Crossing Border IllegallyThere is no law that requires children be separated from their parents at the border. But a legal settlement from 21 years ago forbids children from being incarcerated.
White House To Push Merit-Based Immigration In New Campaign The White House is embarking on a major campaign to turn public opinion against the nation's largely family-based immigration system ahead of an all-out push next year to move toward a more merit-based structure.
TSA Screenings Fail To Spot Weapons Most Of The TimeAn undercover operation has revealed that Transportation Security Administration screenings at airports fail for the most part.
President Trump Nominates Deputy Chief Of Staff To Lead DHSPresident Donald Trump will nominate his deputy White House chief of staff, Kirstjen Nielsen, as his next secretary of Homeland Security. That's according to information which came from the White House Wednesday.
Admin Revokes Blocked Program To Protect Immigrant ParentsAn Obama-era immigration program intended to protect parents of U.S. citizens and legal residents from deportation has been formally cancelled.
Human Trafficking Operation Busted In Denton CountyEight women were arrested for prostitution, two men for compelling prostitution and one man for prostitution and drug possession with intent to deliver.
Report: Homeland Security Fields 1,000 Sex Abuse ComplaintsAn advocacy group said Tuesday that the Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog fielded more than 1,000 complaints of sexual assault or sexual abuse from people in custody in a little more than two years.
Dallas, Austin Mayors Call On Feds To Define 'Sanctuary City' LabelTwo mayors who met with Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly say they want DHS to clearly define the term "sanctuary city."
'Refugees Welcome' Banner Unfurled At Statue Of LibertyThe National Park Service is trying to figure out who unfurled a giant banner at the Statue of Liberty saying "Refugees Welcome."