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Ep 27: Counterterrorism with Minimal Use of Force w/ Dr. Ahmet Yayla

Arrest a teen, and you instantly prime his family members for radicalization and terrorist recruitment.  It’s not because they believe in a radical ideology; it’s because they love their families.  Recruitment is a process. The question facing us, then, is, how can we interrupt that process and decrease the numbers of new recruits into terrorist…

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Configurability and Simplified Data Collection: Mark43 Stop Reporting

While “reactive policing” is defined by the response to crimes or calls-for-service, “proactive policing” refers to the strategic approach of preventing crimes before they occur.[efn_note]Paul A. Haskins, “Research Will Shape the Future of Proactive Policing,” October 24, 2019, https://nij.ojp.gov/topics/articles/research-will-shape-future-proactive-policing [/efn_note] In principle, this latter approach emphasizes the identification and targeting of underlying forces that may…

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