Pathway to Violence

The "Pathway to Violence" factsheet and video provides information regarding the behavior indicators that assailants often demonstrate before a violent act. Behavior experts reference research conducted by Frederick Calhoun and Steve Weston’s on threat management and further describes the six progressive steps that may be observable by colleagues. The video also includes law enforcement expert interviews that discuss engagement strategies and recommended responses to someone potentially on a pathway to violence.

The "Pathway to Violence" video is also available in Chinese (Simplified and Traditional) and Spanish translations, visit our Translated Active Shooter Preparedness Products and Resources Page.