With sources of security threats and sources of data increasing exponentially over the past several years, safety and security personnel in all industries have begun to see the value of an intelligence program. In partnership with Campus Safety Magazine, this webinar explains how intelligence analysis can assist professionals in the education sector with monitoring for and assessing threats. The presentation focuses on explaining preventive monitoring strategies, showcasing intelligence techniques and approaches, as well as highlighting technologies that can help in collecting and managing information. It also describes how intelligence can feed into violence risk assessment for individuals on and off the campus. View the complimentary webinar hosted by Daniil Davydoff.
Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, as well as specialized social networks and encrypted messaging apps have come under attack for facilitating violent extremism and serving as violent ideology laboratories.
Being safe, not merely feeling safe, is essential to an effective learning setting for students and school staff. Washington state recently made significant progress with the passage of a bill which addresses non-firearm measures to enhance school safety.
Representatives Brian Babin (R-TX-36), Katie Hill (D-CA-25), Dan Crenshaw (R-TX-02), Abigail Spanberger (D-VA-07), and Gary Palmer (R-AL-06) joined forces to hold a press conference on May 15, 2019 to discuss Rep. Babin’s bill, the Threat Assessment, Prevention, and Safety (TAPS) Act of 2019. This legislation is a bipartisan, bicameral solution to prevent targeted violence and make our communities safer.
For much of the past decade, Ravi Satkalmi has helped lead the New York City Police Department’s (NYPD) Intelligence Analysis Unit, a team within the NYPD’s Intelligence Bureau that provides critical support on counterterrorism investigations, analyzes foreign and domestic terrorist threats to the city, offers input on policies pertaining to counterterrorism, and liaises with law enforcement and private sector partners.