Emergency Responders Conduct Active-Shooter Drill In Lower Manhattan Subway StationIt's preparation for any potential attacks against the city and was planned before the Paris attacks.
Obama Administration Assures Governors Refugee Vetting Is RigorousThe Obama administration is assuring governors that refugees who come to the United States in its resettlement program undergo a "rigorous security vetting process,'' particularly if they are fleeing from Syria.
US Authorizes Secret Service Protection For Trump, CarsonBoth requested protection last month. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson approved the requests after consulting with five members of Congress.
Brooklyn Man Charged With Allegedly Funding ISIS Recruitment Plot In NYA 26-year-old who was arrested in February on immigration charges is now facing terror charges as part of a larger federal investigation that led to the arrests of three Brooklyn men who allegedly wanted to join ISIS.
Homeland Security Dedicating $181 Million To New York CityIn addition to the money going to the city, New York state is receiving $76 million. Newark was awarded $20 million, and the state of New Jersey is getting $8 million.
Officials: No Credible Evidence Of Imminent Attack Following Threat Against U.S. Shopping MallsU.S. authorities said there was "no credible'' evidence suggesting a mall attack was in the works after a video purported to be from Somalia's al Qaeda-linked rebel group al-Shabab urged Muslims to attack malls in Western countries.
Rep. King Calls On Republicans To Pass Homeland Security BillCongress has until Friday to pass a $40 billion spending bill for the Department of Homeland Security or it will shut down.
NYPD Takes 'Precautionary Measures' Following Threat Against U.S. Shopping MallsA video released over the weekend urged Muslims to attack shopping malls in the U.S., Canada, Britain and other Western countries.
Homeland Security Chief: Giuliani's Remarks About Obama 'Unfortunate'Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says he's disappointed in former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani for saying he doesn't think President Barack Obama loves the United States.
CDC: 21-Day Monitoring For All Coming From Ebola NationsThe director of the CDC said the program will begin Monday and cover visitors as well as aid workers, journalists and other Americans returning from Liberia, Sierra Leone or Guinea.
Homeland Security: Travelers From Ebola-Plagued Nations Must Pass Through Airports With Enhanced ScreeningCustoms and Border Protection officers earlier this month started screening passengers from West Africa who arrived at Kennedy, Newark Liberty, Washington's Dulles, Chicago's O'Hare and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta airports.
Secret Service Director Pierson Resigns Amid Criticism Over White House BreachesSecret Service Director Julia Pierson stepped down Wednesday, in the wake of several security breaches affecting the White House and President Barack Obama.