Reports

GAO - Defense Logistics, Actions Needed to Improve the Availability of Critical Items during Current and Future Operations

U.S. troops experienced shortages of seven of the nine items GAO reviewed. According to the 2005 National Military Strategy, U.S. forces expect to have sufficient quantities to the right items at the right time.

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GAO - Aviation Security; Secure Flight Development and Testing Under Way, but Risks Should Be Managed as System Is Further Developed

GAO recommends that the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) direct TSA to take several actions to mange risks associated with Secure Flight's development.

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Transforming the FBI Progress & Challenges, a report by a Panel of the National Academy of Public Administration for the U. S. Congress and the FBI

An overview of the FBI's transformation, external reviews and recommendations for change, and this Panel's overarching findings, conclusions and recommendations concerning FBI transformation and the war on terrorism.

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New York University Report on "The Critical Gaps in Organization and Deficits in resources for America's Medical First Responers"

"Despite the lessons of September 11, 2001,the EMS system's homeland security and disaster preparedness efforts have received inadequate recognition and support. EMS personnel, such as EMTs and paramedics, lack vital response equipment, training and educa

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GAO Report on Gun Control and Terrorism

GAO Says, "FBI Could Better Manage Firearm Related Background Checks Involving Terrorist Watch List Records."

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DHS Privacy Office Issues First Report To Congress

DHS Chief Privacy Officer submits a report to the U.S. Congress on the first year of operations of the Privacy Office at the Department of Homeland Security.

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