Department of Homeland Security

MIA (Source: CBS4)

Airport Security Boosted Following Paris Terrorist Attack

Its business as usual for travelers Tuesday at Miami International Airport—but a look behind the scenes paints a different picture.

01/13/2015

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Local Airports Strengthen Security Following Paris Attacks

With the Paris attacks and the hacking of the U.S. Central Command’s social media accounts, airports around the nation are strengthening their security.

01/12/2015

(Source: CBS4)

Feds Launch Investigation Into Loaded Gun Found In Airport Bathroom

After a loaded shotgun was found inside a bathroom at Miami International Airport Monday, the incident is now being called an “actual security threat” by airport officials.

09/24/2014

(Source: Facebook/UPS)

UPS: 51 Retail Stores Breached By Malware

A computer virus may have compromised credit and debit card information for customers of the The UPS Store.

08/20/2014

HERO Program (Source: CBS4)

Military Vets Wage New War Against Child Porn Thanks to Federal Program

South Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz got choked up as she joined officials from the Department of Homeland Security and the National Association to Protect Children.

05/19/2014

Officer watching pedestrian entrance. (Source: CBP Photography)

MIA Asking For More Customs & Border Protection Agents

While international passenger traffic has exploded at Miami International Airport, staffing for U.S. Customs and Border Protection at MIA has not kept up. That’s the focus of a meeting Monday between county and federal officials.

CBS Miami–03/24/2014

Photo Credit Thinkstock

DHS Issues Advisory Regarding Possible Shoe Bomb Threat

The Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory to airlines to be aware of new intelligence chatter about explosives in shoes.

02/19/2014

Undersize lobster tails seized in Key West during arrest of three men in drug trafficking case. (Source: FWC)

Stock Island Home Raid Nets Drugs, Undersize Lobster Tails

Three men in Key West have been jailed on drug charges and possession of hundreds of undersized lobster tails.

CBS Miami–01/31/2014

Road (Photo by David Cair-Pool/Getty Images)

FPS Officer Placed On Leave After Alleged Boca Raton Road Rage Incident

A Federal Protective Service officer has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation by the Boca Raton Police Department for his involvement in an alleged case of road rage.

CBS Miami–09/09/2013

Road (Photo by David Cair-Pool/Getty Images)

Pompano Man Accused Of Road Rage Involving Federal Agent

Detectives are investigating a road rage case that led to a dispute between a Pompano man and homeland security agent Saturday.

CBS Miami–09/08/2013

more