Document Type

Article

Publication Date

1-2004

Keywords

Research, counterterrorism, operational research, terrorist behavior

Abstract

In the post 11 September 2001 security environment, federal, state, and local law enforcement personnel in the United States are asked regularly to maintain a state of “heightened alert.” 1 Intelligence professionals have also been mobilized to increase data collection and information-sharing efforts to prevent terrorist attacks against U.S. interests. 2 , 3 , 4 But understanding the threat of the “new terrorism” and its implications for investigation and intelligence analysis can be vexing, even for the most thoughtful and experienced professionals. 5

Citation / Publisher Attribution

http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/08850600490446754

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