Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano said smoothing the way for low-risk travel and trade will get attention in 2012.
Emerging threats sometimes hide in social media messages, FBI believes.
Energy Department CIO highlights importance of partnerships in fighting cyber threats.
IG report criticizes network effort, department officials take issue.
The Justice Department's ambitious plan to replace Land Mobile Radios with modern systems has gotten stalled, leaving agents still using the old equipment.
DHS' new role marks a milestone for the data-sharing effort as it grows past pilot-program status.
The Coast Guard has terminated its controversial Deepwater ship and boat replacement program after a decade.
A new initiative between government and private sector aims to boost cybersecurity for the power grid and keep hackers at bay.
Like the case of the dog that ate the homework, guidance sent to dozens of state and local fusion and emergency op centers has gone unusued and, in some cases, disappeared, audit finds.
A difficult program could become a platform for better choices next time, with lessons that other agencies can also use.
The Coast Guard's decade-old Deepwater acquisition program is over, but the difficult experience taught important lessons, officials say.
Customs and Border Protection Commission Alan Bersin, never confirmed by the Senate, is resiging Dec. 30.