Security “Homeland Security” Please respond to the following:
The Department of Homeland Security battles both natural and man-made disasters, as well as terrorist attacks.
Discuss whether you believe natural and man-made disasters or terrorist attacks should receive precedence for focused efforts.
Explain why.Explain whether you believe the Coast Guard or U.S. Secret Service should be separated from the Department of Homeland Security.
The Department works in the civilian sphere to protect the United States within, at, and outside its borders.
Its stated goal is to prepare for, prevent, and respond to domestic emergencies, particularly terrorism
Our duties are wide-ranging, but our goal is clear — keeping America safe:
- Prevent Terrorism
- Secure and Manage our Borders
- Enforce and Administer our Immigration Laws
- Safeguard and Secure Cyberspace
- Strengthen National Preparedness and Resilience Mature
We continually strengthen our partnerships with communities, first respondents, law enforcement and government agencies – at the state, local, tribal, federal and international levels.
We are accelerating the deployment of science, technology, and innovation in order to make America more secure.
And we are becoming leaner, smarter, and more efficient, ensuring that every resource is used as effectively as possible.
Every day, the men and women of the Department bring their range of backgrounds and experiences to the mission of securing America.