Agency at a Glance
The United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is responsible for public security. Its stated missions involve antiterrorism, border security, immigration and customs, cybersecurity, and disaster prevention and management. It was created in response to the September 11 attacks.
The DHS is made up of 7 agencies and offices with nearly 240,000.
Annual Budget: $41.2 Billion
Secretary: John F. Kelly
ICYMI: @DHSgov Needs to Address Oversight & Program Deficiencies before Expanding the #Insider Threat Program FMI: https://t.co/1o0aJa5Kji
ICYMI: Management Alert - @DHSgov Needs to Address Dangerous Overcrowding Among Single Adults at El Paso Del Norte… https://t.co/3Muv5aXgEy
ICYMI: @fema can benefit from past lessons learned to improve its decisions when applying the 50% repair-or-replace… https://t.co/eZqsTjunIK
ICYMI: We updated our #FOIA Reading Room. Review the latest FY 2019 First Quarter Log: https://t.co/AVHjxYWrBZ
ICYMI: Capping report re: Concerns about @ICEgov Detainee Treatment & Care at Four #Detention #Facilities FMI: https://t.co/52XLkLS8ko