U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers at the Cincinnati Northern Kentucky International Airport on Monday seized an arriving international shipment of 60 pump action 12-gauge shotguns and 177 pistols masked as toys.
Now, they could be checked against no-fly lists, barred from carrying tools and sporting equipment on board, and may even be required to save a seat for a federal air marshal.
A Canadian man got a faceful of pepper spray at the Pacific Highway border crossing Monday, March 2, because, he says, he insisted that a border inspector say "please."
Members of Parliament have voted themselves the right to withhold their names and addresses from publication. Candidates at Parliamentary elections will get the same right. This is perhaps less surprising than it ought to have been. Last May, the Hig
The proposal, which has earned the support of Janet Napolitano, the newly chosen chief of the Department of Homeland Security, would embed radio chips in driver’s licenses, or “enhanced driver’s licenses.”
Travel on a common carrier is, by law, a right, not a privilege, as long as you pay the fare and comply with the law and the terms of the airline’s tariff. No publicly-disclosed law or regulation requires you to show ID to fly on a domestic U.S. flig
A Maine man who was shot and killed by his wife last December had the components and instructions to build a dirty bomb, according to a leaked Washington, DC, law enforcement intelligence report.
The first head of the Department of Homeland Security - Tom Ridge - has agreed with the recent report by the International Commission of Jurists which said that anti-terror measures worldwide had seriously undermined international human rights law.
As drug cartels continue to terrorize Mexico, Texas officials are planning for the worst-case scenario: how to respond if the violence spills over the border, and what to do if thousands of Mexicans seek refuge in the United States.
Be Border Patrol Free: Stop Border Patrol checkpoints, raids, surveillance, racial profiling, expansion plans & the waste of tax dollarsEntered By: Terry Bressi
This is a quick update regarding the December 20, 2008 DHS/tribal police encounter I previously discussed here. TOPD Officer Robert Carrasco worked closely with
“Texas officials are working on a plan to respond to a potential collapse of the Mexican government and the specter of thousands fleeing north in fear for their lives after recent reports indicated the country could be on the verge of chaos.”
An individual successfully asserts his rights at an internal suspicionless Border Patrol checkpoint in New Mexico while being illegally detain by overzealous Border Patrol agents absent probable cause.
Sheriff Mike Brasfield declined an invitation from the patrol to seek federal funds, saying language in the Operation Stonegarden proposal describing illegal aliens as "criminal aliens" and requiring agencies to detain and turn over people
PBS will air a documentary on Feb 3rd called "The Spy Factory". It focuses on NSA, and it's abilities, as well as based on James Bamford's book by the same title, shows that they had tapped the phones used by the terrorists, and ne
Camps can be used to “meet other appropriate needs, as determined by the Secretary of Homeland Security,” a mandate which many fear could mean the forced detention of American citizens in the event of widespread rioting after a national emergency or
"The difference between a group of angry hotheads talking in a cafe and a successful attack with blood on the floor is one capable person," Jenkins said. "Any damn fool can blow up a bomb somewhere."
The "Washington Post" reports the three-point-four-billion dollar facility would be one of the largest construction projects in the DC area since the building of the Pentagon back in the 1940s.
In mid-December 2008 it came to my attention that YouTube had removed several videos from my YouTube channel highlighting a few of my encounters at an internal suspicionless Homeland Security checkpoint. This was done without notice or explanation.
The NYPD whom you quite probably have seen on television have lobbied successfully to propose a municipal law “to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to permits for biological, chemical and radiological detectors.”
According to the local Los Angeles newspaper, The Daily Breeze, California Congresswoman, Jane Harman, a blue dog conservative democrat, is up for a high level intelligence position in the Obama administration. The positions being considered are Dire
I had requested the files after I had heard that the government tracks "passenger activity." Since 2002, the government has mandated that the commercial airlines deliver this information routinely and electronically.
The outgoing White House administration will next week hold a joint "disaster scenario" exercise with top members of the incoming team of president-elect Barack Obama, US officials said Friday......"And the exercise you mentioned earli
"It's a common sense extension of our continued work with our state, local, and tribal partners in securing the southwest border," DHS spokeswoman Amy Kudwa said Friday.
FEMA:(Federal Emergency Management Agency) Traitors to The Constitution! Watch and be stunned as a Fema agent and recruits call our founding fathers the first “terrorist” organization in The United States, DOES THIS MAKE YOU MAD? IT SHOULD! Video
Showing that they haven’t lost their ability to waste their stockholders’ & the taxpayers money by violating travelers’ rights, JetBlue & two TSA officials have paid $240,000 to a passenger who they forced to cover up the message on his t-shirt as a
Knowing that Homeland Security officers are creating animosity and anxiety at our borders does not make me feel safer. How many truly bad guys slip by while U.S. officers stand in small rooms and pick on little women?…
Although it’s not exactly shocking to hear of yet another homeland security application that seems to border on Big Brother, Lockheed Martin’s High Altitude Airship could keep an elevated eye on 600 miles of US countryside at any given time, and if a
ABC NEWS reports a Homeland Security blimp over the skies of Salt Lake City, Utah. Except their anchorman actor who reads the script suggest it could be a “rocket, a blimp, a UFO?” Watch video....
I've compiled several interesting news articles & YouTube videos regarding a public forum held on November 3, 2008 in Jefferson County, Washington below. The forum was prompted by widespread concern regarding the use of suspicionless checkpoints