Tag: Department of Homeland Security

Separating children from their asylum-seeking families is bad policy

In the last few days, we’ve heard heart-rending stories of young children being ripped from their asylum-seeking parents’ arms and…

3 months ago

China suspected in massive breach of federal personnel data

China-based hackers are suspected of breaking into the computer networks of the U.S. government personnel office and stealing identifying information…

3 years ago

3 arrested, weapons and drugs seized in SF operation

Police in San Francisco last month seized a cache of weapons and drugs and arrested three people during a joint…

4 years ago

Muni uses anti-terrorism funds to catch fare cheats

Since 9/11, cities nationwide have been flooded with funding from the federal government to help prevent more terror attacks on…

4 years ago

Customs and Border Patrol agent found guilty of child porn possession in SF

A U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agent with the Department of Homeland Security was found guilty of possession of child…

4 years ago

In court this week: Trial court to be chosen for suspect in ’11 firefighter attack

A court might be selected Friday to house the long-awaited jury trial of a South San Francisco man accused of…

5 years ago

Bill to protect transit from terrorists passes House of Representatives

An amendment that guarantees funding to protect mass transit systems like BART from terrorist attacks passed the House of Representatives…

5 years ago