Behavioural Analysis 2019

Identifying Hostile Intent: Behavioural Analysis 2019

From 21-23 May 2019 security practitioners, consultants and academics will be gathering at Mall of America, Minneapolis, USA, for Behavioural Analysis 2019. The three-day conference, writes Lucy Rawlings, will explore how the observation of behavioural […]

Kirstjen Nielsen

Secretary breaks down national emergency funds

FEB 15: Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen released a statement on the signing of legislation that funds the DHS and on President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency, outlining how the funds would be […]

San Ysidro border crossing

Northern Triangle Security Ministers meet

FEB 21: U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen met Northern Triangle security ministers in San Salvador on February 20 to discuss the development of a “regional compact” and action plan aimed at addressing the […]

Facial comparison biometric success

CBP intercepts imposter using new biometric tech

On only the third day using its new cutting-edge facial comparison biometric system, US Customs and Border Protection’s Office of Field Operations at Washington Dulles International Airport has intercepted an imposter posing as a French Citizen. […]

Secretaries meet

DHS Sec Nielsen meets with Home Sec Javid

On May 29, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen M. Nielsen met with United Kingdom Home Secretary Sajid Javid in Washington, D.C. Secretary Nielsen and Home Secretary Javid discussed U.S. and UK counterterrorism cooperation, including enhancing […]