Customs and Border Patrol

Agency leaders: Technology isn’t coming for your job — and it might make it easier

by Carten Cordell • 10 months ago

At FedTalks 2018, top officials from DOT and CBP discussed how people play an essential role in ensuring that automation and other technologies are used to the fullest extent.

Facial recognition technology needs federal regulation, Microsoft says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 11 months ago

In a blog post, company President Brad Smith wrote to express the company's support for "proactive" congressional oversight.

Customs and Border Protection’s IT hurts its ability to secure the border, IG says

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 years ago

"CBP’s IT systems and infrastructure did not fully support its border security objective of preventing the entry of inadmissible aliens to the country," the report states.

USDS and DHS built a tool to help Americans choose the best trusted traveler program

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 years ago

The Trusted Traveler Comparison Tool compares different programs by eligibility requirements, cost, application process and more.

Rep. Hurd wants a smart border wall, not a dumb one

by Carten Cordell • 2 years ago

The Texas congressman said he would like to see an interoperable technology network for the U.S. Customs and Border Protection's border security operations.

Bill would require a warrant to search devices at the border

by Samantha Ehlinger • 2 years ago

A bipartisan, bicameral group of lawmakers introduced Tuesday a bill that would require law enforcement to get probable cause warrants before searching Americans' digital devices at the border.

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