The National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) was established at the recommendation of the 9/11 Commission and given responsibility for integrating government analysis, strategic planning, and information-sharing with state, local, tribal, territorial, and federal partners. For the C-Level and executives managing the safety of personnel, mission-critical operations, and threats to physical plants and assets, risk awareness of the terrorism threat (foreign and domestic) is as vital as ever. To assist in those efforts, today the NCTC released a first-of-its-kind mobile app that shares unclassified counterterrorism reports, analysis, training resources, and alerts.
Gilmore Report 2 – Advisory Panel to Assess Domestic Response Capabilities for Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction
We have been fortunate as a nation. The terrorist incidents in this country however tragic—have occurred so rarely that the foundations of our society or our form of government have not been threatened. Nevertheless, the potential for terrorist attacks inside the borders of the United States is a serious emerging
Gilmore Report 1 – Advisory Panel to Assess Domestic Response Capabilities for Terrorism Involving Weapons of Mass Destruction
The possibility that terrorists will use “weapons of mass destruction (WMD)”6 in this country to kill and injure Americans, including those responsible for protecting and saving lives, presents a genuine threat to the United States. As we stand on the threshold of the twenty-first century, the stark reality is that