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Lawmakers Denounce Plan to Transfer GITMO Detainees to U.S. Soil

May 3, 2016
The Major County Sheriff's Association sent a letter to the president to express their opposition to the plan. The letter states, "Detainees, deemed too dangerous to release, should not be brought to the homeland where they will pose a threat to the local communities we serve."

White House Poised to Release Secret Pages from 9/11 Inquiry

April 25, 2016
The Obama administration will likely soon release at least part of a 28-page secret chapter from a congressional inquiry into 9/11 that may shed light on possible Saudi connections to the attackers.

NYPD Draws Up Response Plan for Coordinated Terror Attack

March 29, 2016
The NYPD mapped out behind closed doors its plan for a coordinated attack on the Big Apple with multiple "active shooters," suicide bombers, and terrorists holding innocent people hostage Monday.

Islamic State Claims Responsibility for Brussels Attacks That Killed At Least 31

March 22, 2016
Three explosions at two main transit hubs in the Belgian capital of Brussels early Tuesday left at least 31 dead and scores injured. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks.

FLEOA Blasts Apple's Refusal to Cooperate With FBI

February 18, 2016
Following Apple Inc.'s refusal of a duly issued federal court order to assist the FBI in the procurement of data from the phones of the terrorist attackers in the San Bernardino, CA, shooting, the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association National President Nathan Catura issued the following statement.

14 Dead in California Mass Shooting

December 2, 2015
The assailants who attacked a San Bernardino, CA, office building Wednesday morning killed at least 14 people and left another 14 wounded, the city's police chief said.

Video: Colorado Officer, 2 Civilians Killed by Abortion Clinic Active Shooter

November 28, 2015
A police officer and two civilians were killed at the Planned Parenthood building in Colorado Springs, Colo., Friday. The gunman has been detained, according to the Colorado Springs police department, and nine individuals, including five police officers, have been wounded.

Colorado Officer, 2 Civilians Killed by Abortion Clinic Active Shooter

November 28, 2015
A police officer and two civilians were killed at the Planned Parenthood building in Colorado Springs, Colo., Friday. The gunman has been detained, according to the Colorado Springs police department, and nine individuals, including five police officers, have been wounded. More Here.

Russia Sends Puppy to France After K-9 Killed During Raid on Terrorist's Hideout

November 20, 2015
Russia has shown its solidarity with the people of France in an unusual way - by donating a new puppy to carry on the memory of Diesel, the police dog killed by a suicide bomber on Wednesday.

ISIS Threatens Washington in Post-Paris Massacre Video

November 16, 2015
Islamic State warned in a new video on Monday that countries taking part in air strikes against Syria would suffer the same fate as France, and threatened to attack in Washington.

Memo Ahead of Pope's Visit to U.S. Warns of Terrorists Dressed as Police

September 21, 2015
Pennsylvania State Police confirm that a memo was sent out, but was not related specifically to Pope Francis' visit. Pope Francis is wrapping up his trip in Cuba and arrives in the U.S. on Tuesday.

Video: Boston Officer's Son Charged in Alleged ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot

July 13, 2015
Federal authorities have arrested an Adams, Mass., man who was allegedly planning to carry out an Islamic State-inspired attack on a university with guns and improvised explosives. His father, a Boston PD police captain, notified authorities of the plans.

N.Y. College Student Arrested for Alleged ISIS-Inspired Terror Plot

June 18, 2015
The FBI has arrested a New York City college student, accusing him of plotting to carry out some kind of unspecified terror-related attack in New York.

Rhode Island Man Third Arrested in Alleged Boston Terror Plot

June 12, 2015
Authorities have arrested a Rhode Island man they believe is connected to an alleged terrorism plot that has been unraveling in Boston since the fatal shooting of a man there last week who is suspected of planning to behead police officers.

Six Minnesota Men Charged in Anti-Terror Sweep

April 20, 2015
Six Minnesota men have been charged with terrorism in a criminal complaint unsealed Monday that accuses them of attempting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State. More Here.

3 French Terror Suspects Killed, Including 1 in Female Officer's Death

January 9, 2015
In a Paris raid on Friday, police killed a gunman linked to the killing of a policewoman and a deadly attack on a French satirical newspaper that involved the deaths of two police officers. More Here.

3 French Terror, Cop Killer Suspects Killed

January 9, 2015
Police stormed a kosher supermarket on the eastern edge of Paris on Friday, killing a gunman linked to the killing of a policewoman and a deadly attack on a French satirical newspaper that involved the deaths of two police officers.

Officer Killed in Paris Terror Attack Sparks #JeSuisAhmed Hashtag

January 9, 2015
After news broke that Ahmed Merabet was reportedly a Muslim, supporters took to social media using the hashtag #JeSuisAhmed, or "I am Ahmed," to show their support for the officer.

New York Officers on High Alert After Paris Attacks

January 8, 2015
The New York Police Department, already on high alert after the ambush killings of two officers last month, issued a call for further precautions in the wake of a deadly attack in Paris, including telling its patrol force not to sit in pairs in squad cars when at a fixed post.

Video: NYPD Says Hatchet Attack an Act of Terror

October 24, 2014
A broad-daylight hatchet assault on a group of New York police officers -- leaving one critically injured with a head wound -- was carried out by a self-radicalized convert to Islam in what officials Friday termed a terrorist attack.
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