amok shootings

63/2020: Violent attacks against public - amok shootings

The aim of the course is:

  • To identify the individual who is on a pathway to violent attack and learn about the possibilities how to manage the threat of public violent attacks.
  • To improve threat assessment and management of the public violent attacks carried out by lone-actor terrorists or violent loners.

An amok shooter, lone wolf – CEPOL goes on international threat

24 June 2019

CEPOL’s residential activity 47/2019 Violent attacks against public – amok shootings took place in Zegrze, Poland, from 11 to 14 June 2019. Attacks committed by madmen and so-called lone wolves pose a difficulty for law enforcement forces and intelligence community as they are extremely difficult to detect and defend against.

Contact

Office address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1066 Budapest
Ó utca 27
Hungary

Correspondence address

European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training
1903 Budapest
Pf.314
Hungary

Email address

Telephone: +36 1 803 8030/8031

Fax: +36 1 803 8032

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