terrorism

  • US safer 12 years after 9/11, but threat has evolved, experts say

    While the threat of a Sept. 11-style attack may not be as great, terrorism, either of the lone-wolf or state-sponsored variety, still poses a threat to the U.S. Agencies are moving to protect themselves in areas such as cybersecurity.

  • The new face of terrorism

    Doctor Christopher C. Harmon, the Major General Matthew C. Horner Chair of Military Theory at Marine Corps University will talk about terrorism and whether we are seeing changes in strategy and tactics. May 31, 2013

  • The terror attack in Boston

    Heritage Foundation security expert James Carafano will discuss the terrorist bombings in Boston, and what the U.S. government can do to prevent future attacks. April 19, 2013

  • Federal response to Boston bombings ‘swift and substantial,’ expert says

    Bob Blitzer, former chief of the FBI’s domestic Terrorism and Counterterrorism Planning Section, told the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Emily Kopp a substantial joint terrorism task force will draw on federal resources to investigate Monday’s bombings in Boston.

  • Agencies doing job they already paid FPS to do

    A new Government Accountability Office report says the Federal Protective Service isn’t doing enough to safeguard more than 9,000 federal buildings.

  • CBP employees develop mobile doc scanner

    Since March 2010, the device has helped to catch 450 drug traffickers, weapons smugglers and potential terror suspects. The developers of the technology are finalists for the 2012 Service to America Medal.

  • House bill extends TSA intel sharing to mass transit

    The Transportation Security Administration already shares intelligence it collects with airports. Now a House bill would expand TSA’s intel sharing to local mass transit systems as well.

  • GAO: Collaboration overseas key to fighting terrorism

    A new GAO report finds gaps in the United States’ collaboration with international partners on terrorism

  • Analysis: Proposed Mueller extension sign of FBI’s changing role in terror

    Robert Blitzer was a special agent at the FBI for 26 years. He is now a Senior Fellow at ICF International.

  • Osama bin Laden and the next threat

    STRATFOR vice president Fred Burton joins host Derrick Dortch on today’s show to talk about Osama bin Laden’s death and new terrorism threats. May 6, 2011