Terrorism Committee

This committee shall carefully analyze the problem of terrorism and its implications for the law enforcement community, both domestically and internationally. The committee shall examine and evaluate policies, guidelines, and response capabilities of local law enforcement and the federal government to respond to the terrorist threat. The committee shall review existing levels of cooperation among the various law enforcement agencies, including cooperation at the domestic, international, bilateral and multilateral level, in areas such as information exchange, training, and technical assistance. The committee shall report all pertinent findings and make recommendations to this Association for dissemination to police agencies and shall work toward the enhancement of preventive and response cooperation throughout the world. The Terrorism Committee shall consist of no more than thirty-five (35) members who will comprise a subcommittee of no more than five (5) of its members that will concentrate on providing support to any community that is in need of assistance in developing security plans for special, high-visibility, international events such as the Olympic games.

 

Counter-Radicalization Resources

 

The IACP Committee on Terrorism has release resources to assist state, local, and tribal law enforcement to prevent terrorism and develop problem-solving strategies that prevent and eliminate terrorist ideologies through community-oriented policing.

 

IACP/Booz Allen Hamilton - Terrorism Award

More information can be found here.

For more information, contact Michael Wagers, staff liaison.

 

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