Careers on Antiterrorism & Counterterrorism Task Forces, 1st Edition

  • Corinne Grinapol
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  • ISBN-10: 1477717188
  • ISBN-13: 9781477717189
  • DDC: 363.325
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013

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Over the past 20 years, terrorism and fears of terrorism have increased in the United States. In response, counterterrorism and antiterrorism task forces have been created to help prevent this type of attack. Jobs in this field are becoming more common, and qualified individuals are needed to fill the open spaces. Now, through the help of this volume, readers can get all the information they need to join a task force in the field of law enforcement. This book describes some very real-life events and discusses how counter- and antiterrorism task forces played a part in keeping people safe.

Features and Benefits

  • Sidebars, Glossary, For Further Information Section, Web Sites, Further Reading, Bibliography, Index, Author Biography.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Getting Down the Basics.
2: On the Force.
3: The Many Paths to a Task Force.
4: College Prep.
5: Getting the Job.
6: Getting Ahead.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
About the Author.
Photo Credits.