June 2016

Mass casualty attacks such as those in San Bernardino, California; Paris, France; Brussels, Belgium; and Lahore, Pakistan — to name a few recent incidents — shake people’s sense of security and challenge the  law enforcement agencies who seek to protect their communities. Many of these events are unpredictable; however, prior planning, effective partnerships, and resources for the victims can help prepare an agency for response and aftermath management should the unthinkable happen in its community.