U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is the largest investigative agency within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. It consists of two main program areas - Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) and Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).HSI has broad legal authority to enforce a diverse array of federal statutes. It uses this authority to investigate all types of cross-border criminal activity, including:
Homeland Security Investigations deploys three Mobile Command Centers dispersed throughout the country to serve as a command, control and communications platforms for large-scale operations including investigations, disasters and national security special events.ICE HSI has supported and deployed their MCC’s at the following recent major national events:
PEAKE supports ICE HSI, their Mobile Command Center’s, and other HSI communication vehicles providing Tactical IP Satellite Service and PROSupport Engineering Services. When deployed to incidents or events, the HSI MCC utilizes PEAKE Tactical IP VSAT service for reliable communications throughout operation. PEAKE engineers remotely support on-going HSI deployments.