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Published:April 9th, 2010 14:30 EST

FBI, Resources on School Violence

By SOP newswire


We have compiled the following list of resources on school violence, which are available on or through public websites.

  • The School Shooter: A Threat Assessment Perspective. This monograph was developed by the FBI`s Critical Incident Response Group, National Center for the Analysis of Violent Crime, based on 25 years of experience in threat assessment and on an in-depth review of 18 school shooting cases.

  • The Campus Specific Threat Assessment Instrument was produced as a result of a partnership between the FBI, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, and the IACLEA. The instrument is available at Non-members are required to submit a request on agency letterhead to receive a copy. IACLEA also maintains a listserv providing for the real time exchange of information vital to improving the preparedness of campus public safety agencies, e.g., incident action plans for active shooter situations.