U.S. DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY: DHS Statement on Safety and Enforcement During Tropical Storm Barry

U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued the following announcement on July 11.

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) issued the following statement on safety and enforcement during Tropical Storm Barry:

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) and U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) are concerned about the potential impact of Tropical Storm Barry to portions of the Gulf Coast, where Louisiana and Texas are under states of emergency. Our highest priority remains the preservation of life and safety. In consideration of these circumstances, there will be no immigration enforcement initiatives associated with evacuations or sheltering related to the storm, except in the event of a serious public safety threat.

Original source can be found here.

Organizations in this Story

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Want to get notified whenever we write about U.S. Department of Homeland Security ?
Next time we write about U.S. Department of Homeland Security, we'll email you a link to the story. You may edit your settings or unsubscribe at any time.




Top