As the first line of defense, LE officers play a critical role in fighting terrorism. This program, with Michael Finney, covers common definitions, tactics and targets of terrorists and defensive tactics that can be used.
Sergeant Sean Murphy of the Massachusetts State Police, who leaked photos of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, has been placed on desk duty "until a further investigation is completed," but it appears that he won't lose his job or suffer a significant career setback. In fact, Murphy said on CBS 'This Morning' that he’s "doing great."
Canadian authorities charged two people Tuesday in an "al-Qaida-inspired" plot to bomb Canada Day celebrations at the provincial legislature in Victoria, British Columbia. John Stewart Nuttall, 39, and Amanda Marie Korody, 30, were arrested Monday.
A month after the Boston bombing and consequential shootout that followed days later, the Watertown police reflect on the night of the shooting and the thoughts that went through their heads that night.