Entity: Department of Homeland Security

No Records Response from DHS Regarding Communications with Former White House Assistant McLaurine Klingler

April 24, 2019
The Department of Homeland Security stated that it had no records in response to our request for communications between select political appointees and McLaurine Klingler, a former executive assistant to the White House.

Complaint: American Oversight and ACLU Massachusetts v. DHS – Border Security Plan

April 23, 2019
American Oversight and the ACLU of Massachusetts sued the Department of Homeland Security to compel the release of a border security plan submitted to Congress in December 2018.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Records Related to CRCL Community Engagement Initiatives

April 22, 2019
FOIA to DHS's Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties for records related to its community roundtable events.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Communications with Outside Parties Concerning Detention Standards

April 22, 2019
FOIA to DHS's Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties for communications with external individuals and entities concerning training, rules, and detention standards for DHS detention facilities.

FOIA to DHS Requesting Records Related to CRCL’s Investigation of CBP Suicides in Custody

April 22, 2019
FOIA DHS's Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties for records related to its investigations and conclusions concerning suicides of individuals held in CBP custody.

FOIA to DHS Requesting Records Related to CRCL’s Recommendations on ICE Detention Standards

April 22, 2019
FOIA DHS's Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties for final recommendations made to ICE concerning its detention standards.

FOIA to DHS Seeking Calendars of Senior Civil Rights Officials

April 22, 2019
FOIA to DHS requesting calendars for Cameron Quinn and Veronica Venture, senior officials in the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties.

DHS Emails about Trump’s Hurricane Tweets

April 21, 2019
Department of Homeland Security emails about the series of tweets about the death toll from Hurricane Maria that Trump sent on September 13 and 14, 2018. American Oversight sought to clarify how DHS officials reacted to the president's tweets. This production includes emails where DHS communications staff were making other officials aware of the tweets but does not include commentary about them.

FOIA to DHS Requesting Records Related to the Care and Treatment of Detained Pregnant Women and Children

April 18, 2019
FOIA to DHS seeking records related to the treatment and care provided to pregnant women and children detained by DHS, including training policies, training materials, and emails of high-ranking officials.

No Records Response from DHS Regarding Communications with FL Gov Rick Scott or the Florida Attorney GeneralÕs Office Concerning Immigration Law Enforcement

April 16, 2019
Department of Homeland Security stated that it had no records of communications with former Florida Governor Rick Scott or the Florida Attorney GeneralÕs Office concerning immigration law enforcement. American Oversight asked for DHS to search terms related to Sanctuary Cities, immigration raids, ICE and Detainers._