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Incendiary Devices in Packages at Maryland Government Buildings


Following the ignition of two incendiary devices in packages at the Maryland Department of Transportation in Hanover, Maryland, and the Jeffrey Building in Annapolis, Maryland, START has compiled background information from the Global Terrorism Database (GTD) on:

  • Terrorists' use of incendiary devices 
  • Terrorists' use of letter/package devices in the United States
  • Attacks against government targets in the United States
  • Terrorist activity in Maryland

See the full background report and press release.

Publication Information

Full Citation:

National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism. 2011. "Incendiary Devices in Packages at Maryland Government Buildings." College Park, MD: START (January).

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