>DHS OIG Report on CBP’s Cargo Targeting and Examinations

>The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report of its investigation of the cargo targeting and examination processes used by the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). The investigation focused on the Automated Targeting System. The OIG makes four recommendations related to improving documentation to support decisions to waive or inspect high-risk shipments and to improve guidance on how to conduct and record the physical examination of high-risk cargo containers.