The Public Policy Center is partnering with Nebraska Emergency Management and Two Rivers Public Health Department in a project funded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security focused on countering violent extremism (CVE). The project focuses on identification of barriers to reporting potential signs of radicalization and preferred community strategies for addressing these barriers, especially […]
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Center researchers worked with state and local officials to update Nebraska’s concept of operations plan for responding to Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Our team partnered with university, public health and medical personnel to ensure plans were coordinated for healthcare response, surveillance, monitoring, patient referral, and infection control activities. Center researchers also developed messages with public […]
Lester, P. B., Harms, P. D., Herian, M. N., & Sowden, W. (2015). A force of change: The U.S. Army’s global assessment tool. Journal of Positive Psychology, 10, 7-16.
Then and Now: Tracking a Federal Agency’s Threat Assessment Activity Through Two Decades with an Eye Toward the Future
Scalora, M. J., & Zimmerman, W. (2015). Then and now: Tracking a federal agency’s threat assessment activity through two decades with an eye toward the future. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 2(3-4), 268-274. http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/tam0000057.
Scalora, M. J. (2014). Electronic threats and harassment. In Meloy J. R., & Hoffmann J. (Eds.), International handbook of threat assessment (pp. 214-223). Oxford University Press
The goal of Nebraska’s homeland security planning project is to engage local jurisdictions in regional planning that strengthens and integrates local, regional and state emergency management plans and processes. Planning capabilities will be sustained via establishment of a statewide planning community. The University of Nebraska Public Policy Center provides technical assistance to enhance the capacity […]