The total volume of mail and packages delivered during the year declined by 3.8 billion pieces or 2.6%.
HSI special agents initiated more than 4,200 child exploitation cases in fiscal year 2019, resulting in approximately 3,771 criminal arrests, an increase of 18% compared to fiscal year 2018.
Since last year, 793 more veterans now have a roof over their heads.
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs has partnered with a non-profit organization to connect more veterans with service animals.
In public accommodations across the country, individuals with disabilities are frequently barred from entering with a service animal.
Noftle admitted to federal agents that she mixed water from the sink with a portion of the liquid morphine doses, and then administered the diluted medication to patients orally
With the conclusion of this settlement, together with the prior disposition of other related forfeiture cases, the United States will have recovered or assisted in the recovery of more than $1 billion in assets associated with the 1MDB international money laundering and bribery scheme.
The Department of Justice has announced a pilot program that will allow – for the first time – federally deputized task force officers to use body-worn cameras while serving arrest warrants, or other planned arrest operations, and during the execution of search warrants.
Nationwide, the agency arrested 976 gang members and seized increased quantities of contraband, including: --Nearly 101,000 pounds of cocaine (a 73% increase over Fiscal Year 2018) --Nearly 2,800 pounds of fentanyl (a 30% increase) and much more.
“It is encouraging to see the first decrease since 2011 in the number of children in foster care." — Lynn Johnson, HHS’s assistant secretary for children and families