Category Archives: Counter Terrorism

Terrorism News April 22, 2013

Two arrested in alleged terror plot in Canada Canadian police and intelligence services arrested two suspects in Toronto on Monday and thwarted a “major terrorist attack” in Canada, media reported. The Royal Canadian Mounted Police scheduled a 3:30 p.m. ET … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 20, 2013

South Korea raises alert after hackers attack broadcasters, banks South Korean authorities were investigating a hacking attack that brought down the servers of three broadcasters and two major banks on Wednesday, and the army raised its alert level due to … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 18, 2013

Arrests made in two false bomb threats at Newark airport A pair of passengers was arrested on false alarm charges in separate incidents at Newark Liberty International Airport this morning, after one insisted his luggage had a bomb it and … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 17, 2013

VIDEO: Feds Swarm Metra Train After Detecting Nuclear Risk It was stunning for those who watched Thursday night as federal agents investigated a possible nuclear threat at Chicago’s Ogilvie Transportation Center.CBS 2′s photojournalist Lana Hinshaw-Klann happened to be at the … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 14, 2013

Four trucks filled with bodies after Reynosa firefight Fear and panic filled the streets of Reynosa on Sunday night as rival gunmen battled during a three-hour firefight that saw automatic weapons and grenades used. Surprisingly, Mexican authorities were absent for … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 12, 2013

Microsoft Launches Cybercrime Center to Fight Malware, Piracy Microsoft is consolidating its digital crimes and Internet piracy units into one command center. Dow Jones Business News reports… Digest powered by RSS Digest

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Crime and Terrorism News March 11, 2013

ACLU and CCR Comment on New York Times Article on Killing of Anwar Al-Aulaqi FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: (212) 549-2666; media@aclu.org NEW YORK – The American Civil Liberties Union and the Center for Constitutional Rights issued the following statement in response … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 8, 2013

Hostage Rescue Team: Held to a Higher Standard One of the FBI’s first HRT members reflects on his experiences as the team turns 30. Digest powered by RSS Digest

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Crime and Terrorism News March 7, 2013

Bin Laden’s son-in-law arrested, charged in US with conspiring to kill Americans A top Al Qaeda spokesman who is the son-in-law of Usama bin Laden has been captured overseas and charged in the United States with conspiracy to kill Americans, … Continue reading

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Crime and Terrorism News March 5, 2013

Intelligence Committees Get Additional Targeted Killing Memos, But Not the Public “Baby Step” Toward Better Congressional Oversight is Positive Move But Insufficient, ACLU Says March 5, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: (212) 549-2666; media@aclu.org WASHINGTON – In a win for congressional … Continue reading

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