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Terrorism Prevention Publications & Resources

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate's (S&T) investments have spurred growth in literature addressing terrorism prevention. S&T has delivered dozens of research products, fact sheets, evaluations, and capabilities to practitioners and the general public. This page will provide a full listing of all S&T terrorism prevention publications as they become available.

 Understanding Engagement in Violent Extremism

Developing Local Terrorism Prevention Capabilities

Evaluating Terrorism Prevention Programs and Interventions 

Campbell Collaboration Systematic Reviews

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)



Fact Sheets


  • News Release: S&T Develops Terrorism Prevention Research Findings Dashboard
    Sept. 28, 2018 -- To counter the continually growing and changing threat of violent extremism, DHS S&T has developed a free and publicly accessible research findings dashboard that hosts more than 1,500 cataloged terrorism prevention and countering violent extremism research documents. This dashboard is an agile, multi‑disciplinary knowledge‑based capability that helps to systematically develop a landscape of the existing research in this topic area across multiple disciplines, including social and behavioral science.
  • News Release: S&T Develops the First Line of Defense Against Acts of Targeted Violence
    Aug. 28, 2018 -- Since 2010, the U.S. government has invested more than $20 million into understanding all forms of radicalization to violence, as well as effective prevention and intervention measures. Federal agencies such as the DHS Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) and the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) are at the forefront of this work.
  • News Release: Countering Violent Extremism Program Provides Opportunity for First Responders
    Aug. 23, 2016 -- CVE opportunities are available for different types of emergency responders. This includes accessing research, expanding the capacity for intervention and facilitating communication.

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Last Updated: 05/17/2023
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