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Foundations of Targeted Violence Prevention

Foundations of Targeted Violence Prevention eLearning

The Department of Homeland Security, (DHS) Office of Intelligence and Analysis, National Threat Evaluation and Reporting (NTER) Office has partnered with the Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) and the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) to release an eLearning module for the public titled, “Foundations of Targeted Violence Prevention".

Length: ~1 hour

Audience: Federal, State, Local, Tribal, Territorial, and Private Sector Homeland Security Partners and Community Members

Goal: To educate the public on threatening or potentially concerning behaviors and where to report them, providing an opportunity for intervention to prevent targeted violence from occurring. It seeks to assist in preventing targeted violence by empowering community members to:

  1. Recognize threats or potentially concerning behaviors
  2. Understand what behaviors may be displayed by a person who is on a pathway to violence
  3. Learn where to report information of concern
  4. Understand how the information reported will be used to keep our community safe
Last Updated: 01/31/2023
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