Category: See Something Say Something

PREP: Dial Easy – Active Shooter Awareness & Preparedness…Always Vigilant

Source: By:  Capt. Monty Ashliman, Commanding Officer NAS Lemoore Posted on: February 21, 2014 What is your plan if you hear gunshots in you work space? Run? Hide? Fight? The Navy Yard shooting in Washington, D.C., last year puts active shooter preparedness on the front burner once again. According to the news media coverage, the gunman […]

READY.GOV: 6 Tips for Prepare for Blackouts

      View as web page February 13, 2014 The National Preparedness Community Community members:  With severe winter weather impacting many Americans, this week we’re sharing 6 tips to prepare for blackouts.  We are also excited to highlight the work of fellow community member David Maack. David works with the faith based community assisting in emergency planning […]

THREAT: Rep. Adam Schiff says sniper attack on California electric station ‘of great concern’

Source: By: Posted on: Published February 09, 2014 Capitol Hill lawmakers said Sunday a planned sniper attack on a remote California power station was of grave concern, repeating similar responses about the strike and suggesting changes in the ways the United States protects it power grid. Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., suggested the country has recently focused […]

THREAT: Radiological Terrorism: A Sochi surprise?

Source: By: Jerry Sergei Davydov Posted on: 5 FEBRUARY 2014 With the Sochi Olympics less than a week away, there has been growing anxiety about the security of the athletes, Olympic personnel, and spectators attending the Games. Security has been stepped up in recent weeks following the double suicide attacks in Volgograd that killed over 34 people. […]

THREAT: FBI Monitors Fighters Trained in Syria, Now Back in U.S.

Source: Feb. 5, 2014 U.S. federal counterterrorism authorities are tracking as potential threats a dozen or so ex-rebels trained in Syria who have returned to the United States. “It’s probably one of the most significant threats we’re dealing with,” a high-ranking U.S. intelligence official told the Los Angeles Times. In excess of 50 Americans have traveled to Syria […]

THREAT: Americans Warn Airlines of Toothpaste Bombs on Sochi Flights

Source: American authorities are warning airlines with flights to Russia for the Olympic Games to be on the lookout for bombs in toothpaste containers or other similar cosmetic tubes. Citing unnamed government officials, CNN and ABC News report that the warning was issued by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to both domestic and foreign airlines. The warning […]

TERROR: Threat to the grid? Details emerge of sniper attack on power station

Source: Published February 06, 2014’s Joseph Weber contributed to this report. Newly reported details about a 52-minute sniper attack on a central California electrical substation last year are raising concerns from Capitol Hill and beyond, amid questions over whether it was the work of terrorists.  The April 16, 2013, attack had not […]