Which borders are the riskiest and pose the greatest challenge for the United States?
Does the rise of ISIS and potential to infiltrate the homeland mean more drones—current use and costs?
Should border oversight be solely federal, state, local or joint and why?
In what ways can the United States, with Canada and Mexico provide efficient and secure ground borders? Explain.
Remember to support your statements with examples and references.
The U.S. Coast Guard conducts “maritime surveillance, interdiction, and security operations.” The United States has not experienced a serious, direct attack on a major seaport or cruise ship entering the United States. Why not? Identify and discuss specific U.S. Coast Guard efforts to conduct maritime surveillance, interdiction, and security operations in the past 10 years.