Communities Against Terrorism
Preventing terrorism is a community effort. By learning what to look for, you can make a positive contribution in the fight against terrorism. The partnership between the community and law enforcement is essential to the success of anti-terrorism efforts.
Potential Indicators of Terrorist Activities
PLEASE SELECT ONE OF THE BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION ON POTENTIAL INDICATORS OF TERRORIST ACTIVITIES & WHO TO CONTACT IF YOU BELIEVE THAT YOU HAVE INFORMATION ABOUT POTENTIAL TERRORIST ACTIVITY.
Note: There may be a legitimate and lawful reason why these indicators are observed. Some of the activities, taken individually, could be innocent. We are asking you to determine when that is not the case so that the circumstances may be examined by law enforcement professionals in a larger context to determine whether there is a basis to investigate. The activities outlined on this handout are by no means all-inclusive but have been compiled from a review of terrorist events over several years. It is important to remember that just because someone’s speech, actions, beliefs, appearance, or way of life is different does not mean that he or she is suspicious. remember that just because someone’s speech, actions, beliefs, appearance, or way of life is different does not mean that he or she is suspicious.