News Homeland Security to X-ray all food and drinks at Super Bowl
U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents will work around the clock to X-ray every delivery truck and any other vehicle authorized to enter the MetLife Stadium complex for anything suspicious.
News TSA Agents Interrogate Jewish Author For Reading Conservative Newspaper
Award winning Jewish author Phyllis Chesler was questioned and had her bag searched at New Yorks JFK Airport as a result of a TSA agents suspicions over the fact that she was reading a conservative newspaper.
News Homeland Security prevents freezing NJ from salting its roads
N.J. officials were hoping a barge with 40 tons of salt would arrive from Maine. But the vessel wasn't flying the American flag and officials couldn't get clearance from Homeland Security to come to the Port of Newark. The barge sailed empty, leavi
News DHS has plans for a national data base for vehicle license plates numbers
http://www.dailypaul.com, by fonzdrew
The Department of Homeland Security is now seeking a vendor to build and operate a smartphone-based national database of vehicle license plate information that would be shared with law enforcement.
News DHS Contracted to Purchase 704 Million Rounds of Ammo: 2,500 Rounds Per Officer
The Department of Homeland Security is contracted to purchase 704,390,250 rounds of ammunition over the next 4 years, equal to 2,500 rounds per agent per year, according to a report entitled "Ammunition Purchases Have Declined Since 2009"
News Seattle Police To Use DHS-Funded Facial Recognition Program
http://www.infowars.com, By Mikael Thalen
The Seattle Police Department is preparing to purchase a new facial recognition software program with a federal grant from the Department of Homeland Security.
News DHS wants to track you everywhere you drive, but we can stop it
http://privacysos.org, by sosadmin
Immigrations, Customs Enforcement wants to firm up its relationship with Vigilant Solutions, the most dominant actor in the increasingly powerful license plate reader industry, to enable agents to more efficiently track down people they want to depor
News US Border Agents Intentionally Stepped in Front of Cars to Justify Shooting Them
The Los Angeles Times obtained an internal review of US Border Patrols use-of-force policies, which US Customs and Border Protection has refused to release publicly (members of Congress have seen a summary). The paper did publish previously
News How ICE and GoDaddy teamed up to help censor Mexican political website
On December 2nd, 2013, the site disappeared offline. The United States host, GoDaddy, suspended the domain with no prior notice. GoDaddy told its owners that the site was taken down "as part of an ongoing law enforcement investigation."
News Homeland Security Used Intercepted Emails to Quiz Woman About Her Sex Life
A senior lecturer at Indiana University was confronted by Department of Homeland Security officials after the federal agency obtained copies of her emails and began quizzing her about the details of her sex life.
News The Gloves Come Off at the TSA
http://www.lewrockwell.com, By Christopher Manion
I certainly didnt want to drive all the way from Virginia, so I sighed, got a plane ticket, and drove to Washington Dulles Airport.
News Homeland Security Pre-Staging A Domestic Military Force
http://www.shtfplan.com, Ken Jorgustin
During the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars, the U.S. Army built 28,000 MRAPs (Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected Trucks).
News US Security Agencies Are Out of Control
http://original.antiwar.com, by Ivan Eland
Many recent indicators point to a U.S. national security bureaucracy running roughshod over the sad remnants of the founders republican vision.
News TSA wants law enforcement at checkpoints
http://news.yahoo.com, By TAMI ABDOLLAH
The Transportation Security Administration recommended Wednesday that airports post armed law enforcement officers at security checkpoints and ticket counters during peak hours.
News After seven years, exactly one person gets off the govt no-fly list
http://arstechnica.com, by Joe Silver
New report on terrorism "blacklists" suggests it won't be easier the next time.
News Freedom To Travel Is a Right Americans Lost
http://original.antiwar.com, by Lucy Steigerwald
Last week, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced it did not intend to appeal last months court decision which removed Rahinah Ibrahim from the "No-Fly list" making her the first person in years to be taken off that bureaucratic black-hole reli
News Cell Phone Cameras Weapons of Choice for Activists Making Stand Against Armed Feds
Photography Is Not a Crime
A battle over cattle and land rights erupted in a stand-off between armed federal agents pointing tasers and citizens holding cell phone cameras in a compelling video posted to Youtube Wednesday.
News White House asks American parents to monitor their children for signs of terrorism
http://dailycaller.com, Eric Owens
In a speech earlier this week, Lisa O. Monaco, President Barack Obamas assistant for homeland security and counterterrorism, insisted that American parents must be vigilant because their confrontational children could be on the verge of becoming t