In wake of recent domestic terror incidents in both the Garden State and across the nation, the New Jersey Director of Homeland Security addressed this and other issues at the Ocean County Mayors' Association's monthly meeting last week in Toms River.
A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that Homeland Security officials must quickly release immigrant children -- but not their parents -- from family detention centers after being picked up crossing the border without documentation.
Facing a growing backlash over extremely long waits at airport security, Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson asked fliers "to be patient" as the government takes steps to get them onto planes more quickly. Travelers across the country have endured lengthy security lines, some sn…
President Barack Obama on Monday called NATO "the linchpin" of U.S. security policy and a critical ally in the fight against terrorism, indirectly countering Republican Donald Trump's recent claims that the 67-year-old alliance is obsolete.
ARTESIA, N.M. (AP) -- U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited a New Mexico detention facility housing 400 Central American women and children Friday and warned immigrants that "we will send you back" if they try entering the country illegally.
The Homeland Security has warned airlines that terrorists could try to hide explosives in shoes. It's the second time in less than three weeks that the government has issued a warning about possible attempts to smuggle explosives on a commercial jetliner.
President Barack Obama on Friday nominated the Pentagon's former top lawyer to help craft the nation's counterterrorism policy as secretary of the Homeland Security Department, suggesting a shift from the department's emphasis on immigration and border security.