The shake-up has accelerated DHS’s transformation under Trump to an agency primarily focused on its immigration enforcement efforts.
Border Patrol agents dropped off asylum-seeking migrants in New Mexico’s second most populous city for the second day in a row Saturday, prompting Las Cruces city officials to appeal for donations of food and personal hygiene items and a state medical program to seek volunteers to provide health assessments of migrants.
As the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy hits its anniversary, the promise to criminally prosecute everyone who crosses the Mexico border illegally has been forced to evolve. Today the reality is families come first.
Like most Border Patrol stations, the checkpoint outside Alamogordo, N.M. is not set up to house children. But 8-year-old Felipe Gomez Alonzo and his father were there on Christmas Eve, and the boy was growing sicker.
President Trump lashed out at congressional Republicans, questioning their strategy of pushing off a messy fight over border wall funding until after the midterm elections.
The 4-month-old Honduran had just entered the United States illegally with a man who first claimed to be her father, then said he was her uncle, and presented what appeared to be a false birth certificate.
A San Diego federal judge ruled that the Trump administration did not abuse its discretion in waiving environmental laws in its rush to begin border wall projects in Southern California.
How would the Department of Homeland Security respond to an anthrax attack coinciding with the Super Bowl? Documents left on a plane shed some light.
DHS announced that the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation for the nation of El Salvador would be terminated. What happens next?