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Terrorism Prevention and Response

Terrorism Prevention and Response

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.
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Police promise tight security at Chicago marathon

Police promise tight security at Chicago marathon

Behind the scenes, police are preparing for what will be the most closely monitored race in the city's history - Full Story

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Are you ready to repel a Kenya-style mall attack? Sgt. Glenn French - SWAT Operator

Are you ready to repel a Kenya-style mall attack?

Taking on two squads of attackers who are likely to be trained in military tactics will be daunting for an unprepared police officer - Full Story

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Mass. arrest warrant issued for marathon bomber

Tsarnaev is in the custody of federal authorities on charges connected to the April 15 bombings and is not expected to appear in court - Full Story

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U.S. Special Forces nab al-Qaida leader in Libya

U.S. Special Forces nab al-Qaida leader in Libya

Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai is linked to the 1998 American Embassy bombings in east Africa and wanted by the US for more than a decade - Full Story

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Police pursuit locks down capitol, officer injured

Staff within the Capitol were warned to stay indoors and away from windows as police locked down the area.

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Destructive device forces evacuation of Fla. airport

Airport was evacuated after police found suspicious packages in garage, terminal; Jacksonville Sheriff spokesman says one was taken offsite due to destructive nature - Full Story

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Terrorism at home Secure - Login Required

Law Enforcement Expert Betsy Brantner Smith discusses what local law enforcement can do to help prevent terrorism at home.

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Ga. district considers equipping schools with rifles

The Colt 6920 M4 carbine rifles — one for each school — would be locked in the vehicles of school resource officers when the schools aren't in session - Full Story

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NY cop faced split-second decision with armed kids at school

NY cop faced split-second decision with armed kids at school

There was no way for the officer to tell two teenagers had a pellet gun and not a real firearm at school - Full Story

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DOJ approves $150K for officers at Newtown schools

The grant from the department's Bureau of Justice Assistance is intended to fund two resource officers - Full Story



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Terrorism Prevention and Response Columnists

Staying Oriented Staying Oriented
with Fred Leland
Securing the Homeland Securing the Homeland
with Lt. Raymond E. Foster (ret.)