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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5 Pipe Bombs Found in Neb. Mailboxes

By Tom Vint, Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - Five pipe bombs were found in rural Nebraska mailboxes... - Full Story


FBI Agent Warned Last July that Middle Easterners Training at U.S. Flight Schools

by JOHN SOLOMON, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) - Two months before the suicide hijackings,... - Full Story


20,000 Pilots Petition Hill to Allow Guns in Cockpit

by Sara Kehaulani Goo, The Washington Post More than 20,000 airline pilots signed a petition and sent... - Full Story


Text of Note Left in Mailboxes

Mailboxes are exploding! Why, you ask? Attention people. You do things because you can and want (desire)... - Full Story


Explosive Devices Found in Several Rural Midwest Mailboxes

(NewsChannel 8 ) -- Explosive devices have been found in rural mailboxes in seven area counties. NewsChannel... - Full Story


Update: Text of Note Left in Mailboxes

The Associated Press Friday, May 3, 2002; 6:20 PM Text of note left in mailboxes in the Midwest where... - Full Story


Funding Sought for Homeland Security - But Basic Safety Services Face Cuts

by Phuong Ly, The Washington Post Up to 50 new police recruits, continued funding for a new team of... - Full Story


Federal Screeners Take Up Posts at BWI Checkpoints

Most have Military or Police Experience by Sara Kehaulani Goo, Washington Post The new face of the federal... - Full Story


Tokyo Police Prep for World Cup Soccer with Anti-Terrorism Drills

This is a Drill, This is a Drill. Tokyo's Metropolitan Police Department's special unit officers descend... - Full Story


Oklahoma City Terrorism Institute Produces Guide Book for Response to Attacks

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ Within hours of the Sept. 11 attacks, federal officials wanted advice from the city... - Full Story

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Counterterrorism Intelligence Report Counterterrorism Intelligence Report
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