A US Coast Guard Lieutenant arrested on weapon and drug charges is accused of planning a domestic terrorist attack that targeted politicians and journalists. Federal prosecutors said Christopher Paul Hasson, 49, of Silver Spring, Maryland, is a self-identified white nationalist who began stockpiling weapons and researching information on members of the media and Democratic Party, including US Senator Cory Booker of New Jersey, in 2017.
Police Arrest Suspects in Violence at Charlottesville Rally; Two Men Suspected of Support for Terror Groups; UN Report Finds al-Qa’ida Remains Reslient
Demonstrations Complicated by Attendance of Militia 'Security' Forces and Antifa Militants; Raids Uncovered Terrorist Cell and More Suspects Following Deadly Vehicle Attack in Spain; Amid Decline in Fighters and Territory, ISIS Still Deadliest Terror Group
Alabama Defendant Planned to Attack Police or Military Building, Wanted to Conduct Multiple Attacks; California Defendant Allegedly Planned to Conduct Attack, Flee to Mexico; Essex County: Accused Killer of Brendan Tevlin Ruled to Fit to Stand Trial
Aviation: DHS Announces Enhanced Security Measures for All Flights to the United States; Ohio Man Returned From Syria, Plotted to Conduct Terror Attack in the United States; Alabama Defendant Planned to Plant Bomb in a Public Building and Acquired Materials, Says Prosecutors
London: Van Rams Worshipers Leaving a Mosque; Teenage Muslim Girl Assaulted and Killed After Leaving a Mosque in Virginia; Congressional Shooting Illustrates Increased Potential for Politically Motivated Violence
Manchester Attack Calls Attention to Security Concerns After an Event; Manchester Investigation: Suicide Bomber Appears to Have Been Supported by a Network; Egypt: ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Coptic Christians
Driver Charged With Murder After Times Square Attack; Motivation Remains Under Investigation; Interfaith Issues: Video Released Showing Arson at Tampa Mosque in February; Bin Ladin’s Son Hamza Releases Another Video, Is Becoming Increasingly Prominent as Al-Qa’ida Spokesman
Al-Qa’ida: Usama Bin Ladin’s Son Calls for Suicide Attacks in the United States and Against Jewish Interests; Intelligence Community Assesses Homegrown Terrorists Are “Most Frequent and Unpredictable Threat;” School Security: Information Sharing Helps Avert Attack in North Carolina
Ocean County: Point Pleasant Man Charged With Plotting to Detonate Pressure-Cooker Bomb in New York City; Anarchists: Philadelphia Vandalism Indicates “Anti-Gentrification” Violence May Be Spreading to the East Coast
White Supremacists: Phillipsburg Man, Four Others Indicted on Weapons and Drug Charges; Gloucester County: Police Detonate “Questionable Substance” in Mantua; Israeli Who Threatened JCCs Offered to Make Threats for Profit, According to Israeli Indictment
Dual US-Israeli Citizen Charged With Threatening Calls to Jewish Community Centers; Anti-Government Survivalist Convicted of Murder, Terrorism in Ambush of Pennsylvania State Troopers
Tip From a Landowner Leads to Arrest of Anti-Government Fugitive in Wisconsin; Gloucester County Teenager Sentenced to Five Years Probation for Telephoned Bomb Threats in Texas; School Security: Teacher, Eight-Year-Old Student Killed in Murder-Suicide at San Bernardino School.
Camden County: Lindenwold Resident Admits Plotting to Kill the Pope During Philadelphia Visit; Another Vehicle Attack, This Time in Sweden; Search for Anti-Government Wisconsin Gun Burglar; Considered a Threat to Schools and Churches.
School Security: Maryland Parents “See Something, Say Something,” Avert High School Attack; School Security/Passaic County: Two Paterson Students Arrested for Threats to Two Schools; Bergen County: Two Sovereign Citizen Extremists Fight With Police Officers at Accident Scene
London Vehicle/Knife Assault Shows Difficulty of Preventing Unsophisticated Attacks; Interfaith Issues: Jewish Groups Strengthen Security After Bomb Threats, Despite Arrest of Israeli Suspect; Aviation: DHS Cites “Evaluated Intelligence” in Electronic Devices Ban