Entity: Department of Homeland Security

Complaint: American Oversight v. USSS and DHS — USSS Records Regarding Capitol Attack During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

October 15, 2021
American Oversight lawsuit to the U.S. Secret Service and the Department of Homeland Security seeking to compel the release of records concerning the events at the U.S. Capitol during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

News Roundup: Sham Wisconsin Election Investigation Has Rough Couple Weeks

October 15, 2021
The partisan election investigation currently underway in Wisconsin has had a bumpy couple of weeks, thanks to a series of missteps by the attorney leading the review and confusion surrounding recent subpoenas issued to various county and city officials.

FOIA Request to DHS Seeking ICE Independent Autopsies for Individuals Who Died in Federal Custody

October 12, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records reflecting independent autopsies completed for individuals who died in federal custody.

FOIA Request to DHS Seeking ICE Mortality Reviews for Individuals Who Died in Federal Custody

October 12, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records reflecting mortality reviews completed for individuals who died in federal custody.

FOIA Request to DHS Seeking ICE Medical Event Analyses for Individuals Who Died in Federal Custody

October 12, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records reflecting medical analyses for individuals who died in federal custody.

FOIA Request to DHS Seeking ICE Detainee Death Reviews for Individuals Who Died in Federal Custody

October 12, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records reflecting detainee death reviews for individuals who died in federal custody.

FOIA Request to DHS Seeking ICE Healthcare and Security Compliance Analyses

October 12, 2021
FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement seeking records of Healthcare and Security Compliance Analyses reports concerning individuals who died in federal custody.

In Emails, Jeff Sessions Praised ‘Zero-Tolerance’ Policy That Separated Migrant Families

October 6, 2021
American Oversight obtained emails sent in June 2018 in which then-Attorney General Sessions praised the policy’s results and discussed religious justifications for one of the Trump administration’s cruelest anti-immigration measures.

FOIA to DHS for CBP Incident Reports Regarding Del Rio Sector in Texas

October 5, 2021
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security seeking U.S. Custom and Border Protection incident reports regarding the treatment of migrants and the Del Rio Sector in Texas.

FOIA to DHS for CBP Orders Regarding Del Rio Sector in Texas

October 5, 2021
FOIA to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security seeking U.S. Custom and Border Protection orders regarding the treatment of migrants and the Del Rio Sector in Texas.