U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Advocacy groups urge Congress not to support ‘smart wall’ border technology

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 weeks ago

"Ubiquitous surveillance technology poses a serious threat to human rights and constitutional liberties."

DHS seeks biometric screening systems for 2019 ‘technology rally’

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 months ago

Participants will get the chance to have their technologies tested in a simulated "standard security checkpoint process."

DHS invests $3.5 million in biothreat technology program at Texas A&M

by FedScoop Staff • 4 months ago

The university, through its educational outreach agency, AgriLife, was chosen to head a Center of Excellence to conduct work on solutions that reduce the risk of exposing U.S. citizens, agriculture and economy to biological threats.

CBP’s airport facial recognition technology catches its first ‘imposter’

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 months ago

The traveler arrived at Washington's Dulles International Airport.

DHS launches phase 2 of airport facial recognition demonstration

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 6 months ago

TSA and CBP are testing facial recognition on passengers set to depart on "specified international flights."

DHS’s Silicon Valley innovation arm brings in another drone company

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 10 months ago

Intelleuron will work to develop capabilities that will allow CBP officers to use drones to automatically identify potential threats, like armed smugglers.

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