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President Trump Participates in a Customs and Border Patrol National Targeting Center Roundtable

Responsible Immigration Reform Will Secure Our Borders. For decades, open borders have allowed drugs and gangs to pour into our most vulnerable communities. They’ve allowed millions of low-wage workers to compete for jobs and wages against the poorest Americans. President Donald J. Trump BORDER SECURITY SOLUTIONS: President Trump has put…
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Man sentenced to 10 years in prison for heroin conspiracy

SYRACUSE, :  - Lamont Butcher, 42, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, was sentenced today to serve 120 months in prison for his participation in a conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute heroin, announced United States Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Agent in Charge James…
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FLU – Deaths attributed to pneumonia and influenza (P&I) is above the system-specific epidemic threshold in the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) Mortality Surveillance System.

Atlanta, GA: Based on National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) mortality surveillance data available on January 25, 2018, of the deaths occurring during the week ending January 6, 2018 (week 1) were due to P&I. This percentage is above the epidemic threshold of for week 1. Background: Weekly mortality surveillance data…
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ICE arrests 46 in western New York operation targeting criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants, and other immigration violators

BUFFALO, – A Jamaican national arrested in Albany, New York, who has prior convictions for possession of a weapon, loaded firearm, four counts of criminal sale of a controlled substance, and larceny is among 46 foreign nationals taken into custody during a five-day operation conducted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement…
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DHS, DOJ REPORT: THREE OUT OF FOUR INDIVIDUALS CONVICTED OF INTERNATIONAL TERRORISM AND TERRORISM-RELATED OFFENSES WERE FOREIGN-BORN

Departments of Homeland Security and Justice Release Data for the First Time on Terrorism-Related Activity WASHINGTON – Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Department of Justice (DOJ) released a report, revealing that three out of every four, or 402, individuals convicted of international terrorism-related charges in federal…
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Ice-breaking tugs

Coast Guard Cutter Penobscot Bay helps break free tug Stephanie Dann from the ice on the Hudson River near Kingston, New York, January 2, 2018. Coast Guard ice-breaking tugs from New Jersey and New York are positioned along the river and are assisting vessels transiting areas where thick ice is…
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Extensive Plan to Install Security Bollards

New York, NY: January 2, 2018. Approximately 1,500 new permanent bollards integrated into the City’s streetscape will address security threats, promote pedestrian flow, and maintain safe and open public spaces . Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City’s Security Infrastructure Working Group today announced plans to bring permanent perimeter barriers, or bollards, to high-profile sites…
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Akayed Ullah Charged With Terrorism and Explosives Charges in Connection With the Detonation of a Bomb in New York City

Akayed Ullah, 27, of Brooklyn, New York, and a lawful permanent resident from Bangladesh, has been charged in the District Court for the Southern District of New York in connection with Ullah’s attempted detonation of a bomb in a subway terminal near the New York Port Authority Bus Terminal in…
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Pipe Bomb Detonated in NYC Subway

New York, NY: A  Bangladeshi immigrant turned radical terrorist while living 7 years in Brooklyn New York City detonated a pipe bomb in a Manhattan subway injuring at least four. STATEMENT BY SECRETARY NIELSEN ON ATTEMPTED TERROR ATTACK IN NEW YORK CITY WASHINGTON – Today, Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen…
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Sayfullo Saipov Charged With Terrorism and Murder in Aid of Racketeering in Connection With Lower Manhattan Truck Attack

Today, a grand jury returned a twenty-two count Indictment against Sayfullo Habibullaevic Saipovm, 29, of Paterson, New Jersey, in connection with Saipov’s alleged terrorist attack in lower Manhattan on Oct. 31, which killed eight people and injured twelve more.   Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Acting Assistant Attorney General for National…
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Statement from the President on the Terrorist Attack in New York City

Washington, DC: White House Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims of today’s terrorist attack in New York City and their families. My Administration will provide its full support to the New York City Police Department, including through a joint investigation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation. We offer…
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