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Department of Homeland Security Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties: Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Report to Congress   [open pdf - 2MB]

"In response to Congressional requirements, this Annual Report details CRCL's [Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties'] priorities and activities in FY 2016. CRCL's activities focused on alignment with the Department's missions: Preventing Terrorism and Enhancing Security; Securing and Managing Our Borders; Enforcing and Administering Our Immigration Laws; Safeguarding and Securing Cyberspace; and Strengthening National Preparedness and Resilience. Highlights of CRCL's key accomplishments during FY 2016 include: [1] The Secretary of Homeland Security's Meetings with Diverse Community Groups; [2] Ensuring that Recipients of DHS [Department of Homeland Security] Financial Assistance Comply with Civil Rights Requirements; [3] CRCL Hosting the Inaugural Department-wide Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Training Conference; [4] CRCL Enhancing Oversight of Immigration Detainee Housing; and [5]Expansion of the Federal Interagency Core Awareness Training on the Information Sharing Environment. These efforts continue to reflect DHS's dedication to securing the country while protecting our freedoms, including core civil rights and civil liberties values of liberty, fairness, and equality under the law."

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2017-12-06
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Department of Homeland Security: https://www.dhs.gov/
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