Preventing Terrorism

NRMC

CISA's National Risk Management Center works closely with the critical infrastructure community to identify and analyze the most significant risks to our Nation and strategically manage long-term resiliency and security efforts to “Secure Tomorrow”.

School Safety and Security

The tragic events of the February 14, 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, and the May 18, 2018 shooting at Santa Fe High School in Santa Fe, Texas, demonstrated the ongoing need to provide leadership in preventing future school attacks. As such, the Department of Homeland Security along with many others from across government, law enforcement and communities nationwide has redoubled its efforts and is poised to continue enhancing school safety and security. This page offers a starting place for DHS documents, resources and tools related to school safety and security.

Options for Consideration Active Shooter Preparedness Video - Portuguese

The Portuguese language version of our Options for Consideration video demonstrates possible actions that individuals can take if confronted with an active shooter scenario. This instructive video reviews the choices of running, hiding, or as an option of last resort, fighting the shooter. The video also shows how to assist authorities once law enforcement arrives.

Options for Consideration Active Shooter Preparedness Video - Spanish

The Spanish language version of our Options for Consideration video demonstrates possible actions that individuals can take if confronted with an active shooter scenario. This instructive video reviews the choices of running, hiding, or as an option of last resort, fighting the shooter. The video also shows how to assist authorities once law enforcement arrives.

NRMC SCRM

Information and communications technology (ICT) is integral for the daily operations of U.S. critical infrastructure. The National Risk Management Center is working to ensure that supply chain risk management is an integrated into the security and resilience planning for the Nation’s infrastructure.