Homeland Security

  • Man Photographed in Colo. Mall Bombing Attempt

    An attempt to bomb a popular Denver shopping mall less than 1½ miles from Columbine High School failed on the 12th anniversary of the Columbine shooting.

    News • April 21st, 2011

  • DHS Scrapping Color-Coded Alert System

    DHS Moves to Switch Out Color-Coded Alert System

    News • April 21st, 2011

  • Officials Probe New Dominican Drug Cartel

    U.S. federal agents are helping Dominican authorities investigate an apparent drug cartel that has formed in the country's northern region.

    News • April 16th, 2011

  • Be prepared for terrorists both foreign and domestic

    First responders are trained to respond as safely and expeditiously as possible. Upon arrival, they try to immediately remedy the situation, sometimes without completely surveying the scene or thinking about what led to the situation. This can be a deadly...

    Article • February 16th, 2011

  • Tracking Man With K9

    After attending the course from American Mantrailing Academy, I realized how much my dog could do.

    Article • February 10th, 2011

  • Avoiding The Dog Response

    We spend an inordinate amount of time training officers to act tactically, but maybe we need to go a step further and assign an officer to the role of safety officer.

    Article • January 27th, 2011

  • Terrorists Harnessing The WWW

    Extremist sites often guide recruits on their organizations accomplishments and highlight membership benefits. These extremist sites also give perspective recruits information about future organizational meetings.

    Article • January 25th, 2011

  • The Off Duty Female Crimefighter

    Carrying off duty requires planning, preparation, and commitment. In the women's career and officer survival courses that I teach, we discuss off duty survival at length, and the same issues consistently come up.

    Article • January 20th, 2011

  • SHOT Show 2011: 9/11 Fundraiser

    5.11 Tactical announces a new fundraising event they have launched, centering around the almost unknown tradition of their never-sold hats and honoring the brave men and women who were lost in the attacks of September 11th, 2001.

    Article • January 20th, 2011

  • Ready-Contact-Fire

    The IACP condones head shots in the event of an uncooperative suicide bomber. This is a necessary resolution to eliminate an imminent threat and save lives.

    Article • December 28th, 2010

  • The 10 and 10,000-foot views

    Three police managers offer their insight on the year at hand in the 2010 roundtable

    Article • December 1st, 2010

  • LE Counterterrorism Aviation

    The recent anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 always is a time of reflection and remembrance. It also always raises the question; will an attack happen again?

    Article • September 21st, 2010

  • September 11th: 9 Yrs Later

    Nine years ago this coming Saturday our nation faced perhaps it's greatest loss since the attacks on Pearl Harbor: of course I speak of the terrorist attacks committed against our country on September 11th, 2001.

    Article • September 9th, 2010

  • Post 9/11 thoughts...

    The enemies of freedom audaciously hit us where it hurt most. We were shocked, as was the rest of the world.

    Article • September 9th, 2010

  • My Wife & A New Rifle

    Any number of possible, national, events could put the entire country into chaos unlike anything we have ever seen.

    Article • July 29th, 2010

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