The Federal Emergency Management Agency Helps Communities Prepare For And Recover From Disasters

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The Homeland Security Department consist of many agencies and other divisions. It provides the best security at major events, structures, facilities and most importantly, to the president of the United States. The Department of Homeland Security consist of many agencies and other divisions. The Directorate for National Protection and Programs work to reduce risk to facilities and services such as airports, roads, bridges, utilities, and computer system (Mockaitis). Another branch of the Homeland Security is the office of Operation Coordination working to coordinate the Homeland Securities activities of the federal, state, territorial, tribal, local and private sector partners. Other branches such as the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services provide service related to the Immigration process and the United States Customs and Border Protection Provides protection and conducts inspections of goods, people, and vehicles at the country border (Mockaitis). The Federal Emergency Management Agency helps communities prepare for and recover from disasters. In the year of 2004, the Department presented a system called US-VISIT (United States Visitor and Immigrant Status Indicator Technology). It requires numerous outside guests to be photographed and to have their fingerprints checked after landing at the U.S. air terminals and seaports. In 2007, the Department instituted its Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative. This initiative requires citizens of the U.S.,…

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