Law Enforcement Resources
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American Red Cross Ready Reference: Adult CPR First Aid AED
Below 100: https://www.below100.org/
CA Commission on Police Officer Standards and Training (POST): https://post.ca.gov/Training CA Department of Justice (DOJ): https://oag.ca.gov/
CA DOJ Advanced Training Center: https://atc.guiweb.com/
CA Gang Investigators Association: http://cgiaonline.org/
Calibre Press – Street Survival: https://www.calibrepress.com/
CA Narcotics Officers’ Association (CNOA): https://www.cnoa.org/
CA Office of Traffic Safety: https://www.ots.ca.gov/
CA Peace Officers Association (CPOA) https://cpoa.org/
DEA: Drug Fact Sheets: https://www.dea.gov/druginfo/factsheets.shtml
DEA: Alphabetized list of Controlled Substances: Schedule I-V Alphabetized
Driver’s Alert Interview with TacBook: \https://youtu.be/JWOd9AcQ_tM
Federal Government Jobs: https://www.usajobs.gov/
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC): https://www.fletc.gov/
Florida Law Enforcement Liaison Program: www.floridalel.info
Florida Department of Transportation: www.fdot.gov
Florida Department of Highway Safety & Motor Vehicles: www.flhsmv.gov
Florida Highway Patrol: www.flhsmv.gov/florida-highway-patrol/about-fhp
Florida Department of Law Enforcement: www.fdle.state.fl.us
Florida Driver Licenses Information: www.flhsmv.gov/html/dlnew.html
Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles
Uniform Traffic Citation Manual – Appendix C: http://www.flhsmv.gov/pdf/courts/utc/appendix_c.pdf
Florida Travel Information: https://fl511.com
Florida Public Safety Institute: www.tcc.fl.edu/about/locations/florida-public-safetyinstitute/
Institute of Police Technology & Management: www.iptm.org/grant
Lexis Nexis Community Crime Mapping: https://communitycrimemap.com
Local, State and Federal Government Jobs: https://www.governmentjobs.com/
Orange County Sheriff’s Department Training: http://www.ocsd.org/divisions/prof/training
Oregon Laws (OARS, ORS, etc.): https://www.oregonlaws.org/
Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS): https://www.oregonlegislature.gov/bills_laws/pages/ors.aspx
San Bernardindo County Sheriff’s Department Training: http://wp.sbcounty.gov/sheriff/
TacBook YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9ur-29bdz2I&t=15s
Wisconsin Laws: https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/
The following resource list contains websites to research a wide range of homeland security related topics and issues. The listed URLs are hyperlinks to the websites.
This site serves the military, government, industry and academia by providing information relating to intelligence and global security. The ‘NightWatch’ section offers an executive level intelligence recap derived from domestic and international reporting.
This website provides information, articles and links pertaining to agro- terrorism and food related security issues.
Air University: Homeland Defense and Security Studies
This site provides a research gateway to Homeland Security and warfare studies.
Air War College
This site titled, “gateway to intelligence” provides a wide range of research sites relating to intelligence, terrorism and war.
Al Jazeera English
This site provides news, blogs and business information from Al Jazeera’s perspective.
Al Qaeda Training Manual
These sites provide translated excerpts from the al Qaeda training manual.
American Library Association, Government Documents Round Table: Depository Library Web Sites on Terrorism and Homeland Security
This site offers links to numerous other recognized academic websites focused on terrorism attacks, response and strategies.
This site provides background information on domestic terrorist and extremist groups/leaders along with resources to identify extremist signs, symbols and tattoos.
Army War College Library
This site contains a selected terrorism bibliography ranging from 1999 to present.
This site features information relating to military readiness, terrorism, NATO, weapons systems, homeland security and intelligence information links.
Center for American Progress: The Terrorism Index
This website contains research relating to national security and issues surrounding international and domestic terrorism. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
Center for Defense Information
This website contains information on conventional arms issues, defense and foreign policy, military strategy and regional/country affairs.
Center for Nonproliferation Studies
These sites provide terrorism information and analysis with a focus on the non- proliferation weapons of mass destruction (second link is Al-Qaeda specific).
Central Intelligence Agency
This site contains excerpt compilations and references relating to global terrorism and homeland defense.
Combating Terrorism Center at West Point
This site utilizes a highly experienced staff to provide in-depth information relating to terrorism, counterterrorism, homeland security and WMD.
Conflict 21: Terrorism Studies
This research site provides education, law, doctrine, policy, theory and resources relating to terrorism studies.
Congressional Research Service Reports for the People
This research site contains links to congressional reports relating to homeland security, terrorism and related issues.
COPS Office Resource Center
This site features a wide range of articles, resources, training and technical assistance relating to Homeland Security.
Council on Foreign Relations (CFR)
Two comprehensive sites in a question/answer format relating to international terrorist groups and incidents.
A multi-expert blog dedicated to counterterrorism issues providing real time information about terrorism cases and policy developments.
Counterterrorism Training and Resources for Law Enforcement
This site provides access to counter-terrorism training opportunities and related materials.
Defense and the National Interest
This site provides a resource for citizens concerned with the roles of armed forces in the modern world to create a more effective national defense against possible future threats.
This DOD site features news, stories and photos relating to national security. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
DOD Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
This site provides a dictionary containing a wide range of military terms and acronyms.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
A comprehensive site with homeland security components including: Information sharing and analysis, prevention, protection and response.
DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report
This ‘Daily Report’ summarizes open-source information concerning critical infrastructure issues. The reports are divided by critical infrastructure sectors/ key assets.
European Strategic Intelligence and Security Center (ESISC)
This site is focused on observing and analyzing international terrorism, as well as strategic issues and areas of conflict and instability.
This site features investigative research products with links to intelligence, investigative and terrorism-related issues and strategies.
Family Security Matters
This site is designed to provide Americans with information resources and research pertaining to national security matters.
Federal Bureau of Investigation
This site features FBI publications and resources for public safety.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
This informational site includes specific material pertaining to explosions, biological, chemical and nuclear threats and other terrorism related topics.
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC)
This site features information about training, current matters and other reference materials including FLETC papers, reports and other resource data.
Federation of American Scientists
This site includes resources pertaining to strategic security and information technology, as well as archived terrorism-related documents and publications.
Find Law: Legal News and Commentary
This site provides a search engine linked to a database of terrorism legal cases including court documents, decisions and transcripts.
Foreign Policy Research Institute: Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security
This site contains strategies to counter terrorism including computer technology, scenarios, simulation and modeling. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
Global Incident Map
This site provides a global display of terrorism and other suspicious activity which is refreshed every 300 seconds.
This site provides a thorough database with news, documents and videos relating to homeland security, intelligence, WMD and the military.
Global Terror Alert
This unique website provides the latest alerts, special reports and terrorism in media, with links for audio and transcript downloads.
This research website features homeland security facts, articles and recommendations.
Homeland Security Institute
This site provides information to evaluate homeland security systems/technologies and includes articles, publications, reviews and commentaries relating to homeland security.
This site includes information and blogs relating to terrorists groups and critical infrastructure protection.
This site offers national security news, intelligence resources and research and advocacy created to improve our nation’s security.
This site provides web links for the World Intelligence and Security Agencies.
International Relations Center: Foreign Policy in Focus
This site features briefs and global affairs commentaries from contributing authors.
Institute for Counter-Terrorism
This research site contains articles, news, commentary and links relating to terrorism from various contributors, including Israeli experts.
This site contains a resource center, timelines and other information and resources (documents, audio and video), including Terrorism Threat Intel Packages (TTIP).
Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA)
This site provides a forum bringing to together the efforts of intelligence professionals, industry leaders and academic experts on issues relating to national defense.
This website consists of special informational bulletins on terrorism with links to article archives (includes translations in Arabic and Hebrew). Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
International Monetary Fund
This site features articles and questions/answers relating to the IMF and the Fight against Money Laundering and the Financing of Terrorism.
International Relations and Security Network (ISN)
This website features news and current affairs, publications, education and training information to enhance global security.
This site contains facts and figures relating to Interpol’s involvement in fighting international terrorism.
Jane’s Information Group
This site includes open source information pertaining to security, public safety, law enforcement and a full section on terrorism and insurgency.
John Jay College of Criminal Justice Lloyd Sealy Library
This online library contains a wide range of information and a search engine for additional research sites relating to all aspects of terrorism and national security
Justice Information Sharing
This U.S. DOJ site features the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative which was created to support the broad scale exchange of pertinent justice and public safety information.
Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS):
This site provides lessons learned and best practices for emergency response providers and homeland security officials, across all disciplines and communities.
MI5: The Security Service
This is the official website of the UK Security Service and provides information relating to threats, espionage and security measures.
Michigan State University, School of Criminal Justice: Intelligence Program
This site provides various programs, resources and publications relating to intelligence including the newest edition of ‘Law Enforcement Intelligence: A Guide for State, Local and Tribal Law Enforcement’
Middle East Media Research Institute
This site explores the Middle East through the region’s media including analysis of political, ideological, intellectual, social, cultural, and religious trends.
This site consists of archived information (1995-2000) on research relating to far right extremism in the United States. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
Monterey Institute of International Studies: Center for Nonproliferation Studies (CNS)
This website contains information, research and analysis to combat the spread of weapons of mass destruction.
National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism
This site provides timely guidance to disrupt terrorist networks and reduce the incidence of terrorism through a wide range a data including Terrorist Organization Profiles (TOPS: through provided hyperlink).
National Counterterrorism Center
This site offers a range of resources to address the terrorist threat through integrated Strategic Operational Planning and Counterterrorism Intelligence and features a Worldwide Incidents tracking System and a practical Counterterrorism Calendar
National Criminal Intelligence Resource Center
This site provides a secure Web site developed to serve as a “one-stop shop” for local, state, tribal and federal law enforcement to keep up with the latest developments in the field of criminal intelligence.
National Criminal Justice Reference Center
This Office of Justice Program, US Department of Justice site features articles, products, publications and criminal justice events relating to homeland security.
National Memorial Institute for the Prevention of Terrorism
This site provides homeland security and terrorism publications, audio and video casts and a photo gallery designed for uniformed officers and law enforcement leadership.
National Security Institute
This site is dedicated to counterterrorism efforts featuring terrorism legislation, executive orders, terrorism facts and commentary.
National Security Studies Center
This site is maintained by the University of Haifa (Israel) and contains the latest research and public forums about terrorism and specific terrorists.
NATO Defense against Terrorism Information Node
This site provides node access to information pertaining to defense against terrorism interests of NATO elements, member/partner countries.
Naval Postgraduate School: Homeland Security Digital Library
This site provides a vast collection of homeland security policy and strategy related documents to support local, state and federal analysis and decision-making needs and assists academics of all disciplines in homeland defense and security related research. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
Northeast Intelligence Network
This provides a wide range of information about incidents, events and potential terrorist threats
NYPD Shield Terrorism Weekly
This site offers counterterrorism initiatives and weekly bulletins. Free membership to ‘NYPD Shield’ provides additional resources.
Nuclear Threat Initiative
This site offers a wide range of information and articles relating to the global threats from nuclear, biological and chemical weapons and terrorism.
Office of Domestic Preparedness (FEMA)
This site contains news releases, technical assistance, training, equipment and best practices relating to emergency preparedness.
Office of the Director of National Intelligence
This site provides access to threat assessments produced by the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and presented to the U.S. Congress.
Open Source Center
This site features reports and translations from thousands of publications, television and radio stations, and Internet sources around the world.
Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC)
This site provides information relating to global security issues and information about developments in the overseas security environment.
This site contains detailed information relating to the Al Qaeda terror network with maps, backgrounds and profiles.
Rand Terrorism and Homeland Security Research Area
This comprehensive research site provides findings, projects and complex publications relating to terrorism and homeland security.
This DHS site provides information designed to educate and empower Americans to prepare for and respond to all kinds of emergencies.
This multi-part news series accurately covered the background and analysis information relating to Ahmed Ressam (Millennium Bomber). Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
This site is provides homeland security related legislation, documents and resources including links to other viable sites.
SITE (The Search for International Terrorist Entities) Institute
This site features research and investigative activities and seeks to educate the public about the history, ideology, tactics, and methods of Islamic terrorists.
State and Local Anti-Terrorism Training (SLATT) Program
SLATT provides online training and resources to vetted law enforcement personnel, as well as information regarding current terrorist and criminal extremist issues.
South Asia Terrorism Portal
This site provides research relating to security and conflict in the South Asia region.
Southern Poverty Law Center
This site features an Intelligence Project monitoring hate and extremist groups, which includes maps and profiles on domestic extremist groups.
This site serves as a comprehensive resource providing links to information on international and domestic strategic intelligence, as well as documents, transcripts of hearings and testimonies related to intelligence and counterterrorism.
Stratfor Strategic Forecasting
This site provides situational awareness reports, analyses and forecasts relating to political, economic, and military developments, focusing on terrorism and security.
Terrorism Liaison Officer (TLO) Information Network
This site, managed by the LA Joint Regional Intelligence Center (JRIC), provides TLOs with easy-to-access information regarding threats, trends, and news items of interest.
Terrorism Research Center (TRC)
This research site contains a range of intelligence and war reports, country and terrorist group profiles, advisories, web links and terrorist attack archives.
The Combating Terrorism Center at West Point – Captured Al Qaeda Documents
This website provides access to both English and Arabic versions of original Al Qaeda documents.
The Combating Terrorism Center at West Point – Captured Al Qaeda Documents
This site contains reports produced by the U.S. Military Academy’s Combating Terrorism Center. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
The Investigative Project on Terrorism (IPT)
This site provides comprehensive data on terrorist groups and features group profiles, terrorism cases, testimony, reports and a multimedia library. This site also provides a daily terrorism update through a free subscription.
The Jamestown Foundation
This site provides an array of specialized publications and research regarding the regimes and groups that threaten U.S. national security and features a Global Terrorism Analysis.
Top 50 Homeland Security Blogs
This site offers a wide range of blogs with contributions from government, researchers, and professionals in the field relating to the topic of homeland security.
UC Berkeley Library
This site features selected resources relating to Afghanistan and the U.S.
University of Michigan Document Center
This research website includes articles/information on terrorism, terrorist suspects and prosecution, international terrorist groups and other aspects of homeland defense.
U.S. Air Force Counter Proliferation Center
This site provides a wide range of research sites relating to the Global War on Terrorism (GWOT).
U.S. Bomb Data Center: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives
This site provides information in support of arson and explosives related investigations by maintaining a database for all law enforcement and fire service agencies.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
This website offers information pertaining to border security, trade, and travel and treasury issues.
U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)
This site features information relating to the war on terror, homeland defense, news products, definitions and press resources.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
These sites contain information relating to homeland security for first responders, citizens and businesses including research, technologies and protective measures.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Lessons Learned Information Sharing (LLIS)
This site provides a national network of Best Practices, innovative ideas, and preparedness information for homeland security and emergency response professionals. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
U.S. Department of Justice: National Institute of Justice: Terrorism
This site contains terrorism databases for analysis, publications and other web resources.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security: Office of Domestic Preparedness
This site contains information relating to preparedness including grants, training exercises, best practices and technical assistance.
U.S. Department of Justice: Office of Community Oriented Policing Services (COPS)
This site offers a resource information center covering a wide range of topics including homeland security and technology.
U.S. Department of Justice: Office of Justice Programs, Information Technology Initiative
This site serves as an information sharing resource for the justice and public safety communities and provides information on intelligence, security and fusion centers.
U.S. Department of State: Counterterrorism Office
This State Department site includes country reports on global terrorism and links to other information relating to homeland security.
U.S. Department of State: International Security
This State Department site includes documents, resources and products relating to homeland security.
U.S. Department of State: National Combating Terrorism Research/Development Program
This site provides terrorism-related information on specific countries and regions.
U.S. Department of State: Office of Anti-Terrorism Assistance
This State Department site provides a listing for antiterrorism specialized training programs for foreign law enforcement officials and civilians.
U.S. Department of State: Significant Terrorist Incidents
This site offers a brief chronology of terrorist incidents ranging from 1961-2003.
U.S. Department of Treasury: Office of Terrorism and Financial Intelligence (TFI)
This site offers resources dedicated to safeguarding the financial system against illicit use and combating rogue nations, terrorist facilitators, weapons of mass destruction (WMD) proliferators and other national security threats.
U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO)
This site provides reports and testimonies relating to national defense.
U.S. House of Representatives: Committee on Homeland Security
The “Issues Area” of this site offers information relating to Transportation Security, Border/Port Security, Critical Infrastructure Protection, Cyber Security, Emergency Preparedness, Emerging Threats, Intelligence/Information Sharing and Investigations. Homeland Security: Online Information Resources Version: May 2013
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
This site provides public information consisting of annual reports, newsletters and speeches and testimonies relating primarily to immigration and border issues.
U.S. Intelligence Community
This site contains material on the Intelligence Process, threats facing the United States, the Intelligence Community at work and other pertinent intelligence related matters.