Because American cops are on the front lines in counterterrorism, the Terrorism Prevention and Response topic page is updated with news and information to protect the homeland from all enemies, foreign and domestic. From lone wolf domestic terrorists to radical Islamist jihadists, terrorism existed in the U.S. long before 9/11 and will remain a looming threat.
U.S. officials disagree on how to strike a delicate balance between protecting our national icons from terror threats and inviting the public to visit them. (AP Photo) Level of security may depend on symbolism
CBS' '60 Minutes' took a closer look at sovereign citizens, who are increasingly attacking and killing officers. The segment featured an interview of West Memphis Chief of Police Bob Paudert, whose son, Brandon, was killed last year.
There is little doubt that efforts by the United States to harden infrastructure against EMP — and its ability to manage critical infrastructure manually in the event of an EMP attack — have been eroded. - Full Story