The role and challenges of intelligence in line wolf counter-terrorism: crime scripting active shooters in crowded places
06 Mar 2019
Since technology is a key factor in lone wolf attacks by providing both explicit and tacit resources such as equipment and knowledge, it is only logical for intelligence and counterterrorism to also utilize technology in their efforts. The identification and utilization and overall transformation of data and information, into actionable knowledge / intelligence is a central theme that is integrated with technology. This paper provides for an integrated approach in countering so-called lone-worl attcaks utilizing an Intelligence Support System within the context of an example shopping mall attack in on eof the most militray-friendly communities in the United States.