A Department of Homeland Security Center of Excellence led by the University of Maryland

Geospatial and Temporal Patterns of US Terrorism


Geospatial and Temporal Patterns of US Terrorism

Investigators: 

Project Details

Abstract: 

Brent Smith (University of Arkansas) and Kelly Damphousse (University of Oklahoma) will lead an effort to improve understanding of the operations of terror groups in the United States and how these operations—including both the planning and attempted execution of attacks—vary across types of terrorist groups (religious vs. far-right vs. far-left vs. single-issue groups, including environmental extremists).

Timeframe

Project Period: 
July 2012 to December 2017

Selected Publications

News References

Terrorists act locally (Featured Research)