What is the Homeland Security Threat Level System?

Answer The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) says the United States is at risk of terrorist attacks, and will continue to be at risk for the foreseeable future. The government developed the Homeland S... Read More »

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What is the current US Homeland Security Threat Level?

The Attorney General and the Secretary of Homeland Security decide on what the level of threat for a terrorist attack is?

The government body responsible for air-travel security is the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), whose parent agency is the Deptartment of Homeland Security. The TSA levy a charge of $... Read More »

How many threat condition levels have been established for homeland security?

There are five Homeland Security Advisory System threat condition levels. These threat condition levels are green for low, blue for guarded, yellow for elevated, orange for high and red for severe.... Read More »

How does the Department of Homeland Security seek to address the terrorism threat?