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.
Just days before the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks, officials are chasing a credible but unconfirmed al-Qaida threat to use a car bomb on bridges or tunnels in NYC or DC. (AP Photo) Intent to strike?
A congressional inquiry into the threat of Islamic radicalization in U.S. prisons quickly devolved into a debate about political correctness, street gangs, and the quality of the nation's prison system. (AP Photo)