Entity: Department of Homeland Security

FOIA to ICE Seeking Records Regarding Use of Thomson Reuters CLEAR Database to Conduct Surveillance

July 7, 2021
FOIA request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement regarding the use of the Thomson Reuters CLEAR database to surveil and target undocumented immigrants for deportation.

FOIA to DHS Seeking ICE Records Regarding Use of LEIDS Database

July 7, 2021
FOIA request to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security for Immigration and Customs Enforcement documents related to soliciting the service of the Law Enforcement Investigative Database Subscription (LEIDS).

DHS Records of USSS Health and Safety Procedures During Trump’s Covid-19 Treatment

June 30, 2021
Records from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in response to American Oversight's request for records of the procedures implemented to protect the health and safety of President Donald Trump and federal employees during his treatment for Covid-19. These records include U.S. Secret Service health procedures.

New Records About Trump Administration’s Response to Summer 2020 Racial Justice Protests

June 17, 2021
The documents include a Secret Service timeline referencing the deployment of tear gas against peaceful protesters on June 1, as well as communications about the federal response to protests in Portland, Ore.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Former Senior Election Security Advisor’s Emails with the Heritage Foundation and its Election Law Working Group

June 4, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security seeking former Senior Election Security Adviser and Officer for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Cameron Quinn's email communications with the Heritage Foundation and members of its Election Law Working Group.

News Roundup: Sham Audits and the Fruits of Disinformation

May 27, 2021
American Oversight's fight for transparency in the Arizona Senate's sham "audit" of ballots cast in Maricopa County continued this week, with the court on Thursday scheduling an oral argument for July 7 in our lawsuit seeking the release of planning documents and records of related communications.

FOIA to DHS Seeking USCIS Communications Related to Migrant Protection Protocols

May 26, 2021
FOIA request to U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services seeking communication records related to the Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as the 'Remain in Mexico' program.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications Related to Migrant Protection Protocols

May 26, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security seeking communication records relating to the Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as the 'Remain in Mexico' program.

FOIA to DHS Seeking CBP Communications Related to Migrant Protection Protocols

May 26, 2021
FOIA request to U.S. Customs and Border Protection seeking communication records related to the Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as the 'Remain in Mexico' program.

FOIA to DHS Seeking ICE Communications Related to Migrant Protection Protocols

May 26, 2021
FOIA request to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking communication records related to the Migrant Protection Protocols, also known as the 'Remain in Mexico' program.