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Maritime Security Operations Within the Department of Homeland Security

Maritime Security Operations Within the Department of Homeland Security

Hearing Before Subcommittee on Infrastructure and Border Security of the Sele

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Number of Pages51
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Open LibraryOL10118442M
ISBN 100160750288
ISBN 109780160750281

  As an agency within the Department of Homeland Security, the lead federal department for responses to terrorism and natural disasters, the Coast Guard must maintain capabilities to respond to terrorism and all-hazard incidents in the maritime and coastal regions. coauthored this monograph, Engaging the Private Sector To Promote Homeland Security: Law Enforcement-Private Security Partnerships, and analyzed Post-9/11 survey data. Col. Joel Leson, Director, IACP Center for Police Leadership, authored Assessing and Managing the Terrorism Threat. Walter Tangel served as initial Project Director.

For more on Coast Guard HLS operations, see CRS Report RS, Homeland Security: Coast Guard Operations Background and Issues for Congress, by Ronald O'Rourke. 4. For more on DOD's role in HLS, see CRS Report RL, Homeland Security: The . The Department of Homeland Security, proposed in by President George W. Bush and opened in , merged 22 federal agencies and , employees to fulfill its mission of preventing and Author: Tina Zappile.

Each year, more than 11 million maritime containers arrive at our seaports. At land borders, another 11 million arrive by truck and million by rail. We are responsible for knowing what is inside, whether it poses a risk to the American people, and ensuring that all proper revenues are collected. Working with the trade community, programs like the Container Security. Homeland security is an American national security term for "the national effort to ensure a homeland that is safe, secure, and resilient against terrorism and other hazards where American interests, aspirations, and ways of life can thrive to the national effort to prevent terrorist attacks within the United States, reduce the vulnerability of the U.S. to terrorism, and minimize the damage.


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Congress. House. Select Committee on Homeland Security. Air and Marine Operations (AMO) is a federal law enforcement agency within U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), a component of the United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS).

AMO is the world's largest civilian aviation and maritime law enforcement organization. Its mission is to protect the American people and nation's critical infrastructure through the coordinated use of air Agency executive: Edward E.

Young, Executive Assistant Commissioner. Captain Nemeth talked about protecting U.S. maritime borders. Topics included port security, cargo inspections, trade regulations, and Coast Guard operations within the Department of Homeland.

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Michael Chertoff As Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security from toMichael Chertoff led the country in blocking would-be terrorists from crossing our borders or implementing their plans if they were already in the country.

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Homeland security is a global mission. From secur­ing the border to protecting global supply chains, virtu­ally every aspect of preventing terrorist attacks has an international dimension that.On NovemPresident Bush did which of the following? a. Created the Office of Homeland Security within the White House b.

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