Entity: Customs and Border Protection

FOIA to CBP Seeking Statistics on Pregnant Asylum Seekers

May 29, 2020
FOIA Request to Customs and Border Control seeking records showing statistics on pregnant asylum seekers and the Remain in Mexico Program (MPP)

DHS Rejection for Communications with Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP

May 28, 2020
The Department of Homeland Security rejected American Oversight's request for communications involving any employee or representative of Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, including, but not limited to, David Stewart and Paul Kavinoky. Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP lobbies on behalf of GEO Group, which owns and operates private prisons, immigration-detention centers.

FOIA to Multiple Agencies Seeking Legal Analyses Regarding Asylum Rulemaking During Coronavirus

May 22, 2020
FOIA to multiple agencies regarding final analyses about asylum rulemaking and orders during the coronavirus pandemic.

CBP Records Related to the Migration Crisis Action Team

May 21, 2020
Customs and Border Protection records from early 2017 related to the agency's "Migration Crisis Action Team."

News Roundup: The Subversion of Justice at the Justice Department

May 15, 2020
From investigations into the president’s perceived enemies to interference in the criminal cases of Trump allies like Flynn and Roger Stone, the ongoing politicization of the department is a dangerous threat to the rule of law.

No Records Response from CBP Regarding the Facial Recognition Software Company Clearview AI

May 12, 2020
The U.S. Customs and Border Protection stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for documents regarding the facial recognition software company Clearview AI, Inc.

Chaos, Confusion and Obfuscation at DHS Around Family Separation

May 12, 2020
Documents obtained by American Oversight provide further evidence of miscommunication and disorganization at the same time officials were issuing misleading public statements.

Rejection from CBP for Coronavirus Risk Assessments in Facilities

May 8, 2020
Customs and Border Protection (CBP) rejected our request for risk assessments produced by or provided to CBP regarding the threat posed by coronavirus to its facilities, instead of providing links to publicly available information and standard CDC guidelines.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Directives Regarding Inspection of Imported Abortion Medications

May 8, 2020
FOIA to the Customs and Border Protection seeking directives regarding inspection of imported abortion medications.

FOIA to CBP Seeking Communications about Self-Managed Abortion

May 8, 2020
FOIA to the Customs and Border Protection seeking communications about self-managed abortion.