Dr. Mario Scalora is partnering with the United States Marshals Service’s Judicial Security Division (JSD) to examine USMS threat cases, in order to empirically and statistically understand the characteristics and behaviors that relate to targeted violence toward federal judicial protectees. The USMS conducts protective intelligence investigations on subjects who have made threatening, inappropriate, or concerning […]
Threat Assessment Archives - University of Nebraska Public Policy Center
The University of Nebraska Public Policy Center collaborated with the Nebraska Department of Education to conduct a research study that examines how safety perceptions and organization of school safety and security are associated with level and type of law enforcement engagement in rural schools. While rural schools engage with law enforcement, they utilize a variety […]
The objective of this project is to evaluate behavioral and motivational factors in the context of Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) deterrence planning for a non-state, rogue, and near-peer adversary. The ultimate deliverable is a set of considerations that a deterrence analyst or planner can use to better estimate leaders’ reactions to U.S. actions […]
Hollister, B. H., Scalora, M. J., Hoff, S., & Marquez, A. J. (2014). Exposure to pre-incident behavior and reporting in college students. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 1(2), 129-143.
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
Hollister, B. A., & Scalora, M. J. (2015). Broadening campus threat assessment beyond mass shootings. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 25(Part A), 43-53. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2015.07.005
Hodges, H., & Scalora, M. J. (2015). Challenging the political assumption that “Guns don’t kill people, crazy people kill people!” American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 85(3), 211-216.
Hollister, B. A., Scalora, M. J., Hoff, S. M., Hodges, H. J., & Marquez, A. (2016). College student reporting responses to hypothetical and actual safety concerns. Journal of School Violence, 1-18.
Hodges, H. J., Low, E. C., Viñas-Racionero, M. R., Hollister, B. A., Scalora, M. J. (2016) Examining the reasons for student responses to threatening behaviors on a college campus. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 3(3-4), 129-142.
Threat Assessment and Management in Higher Education in the United States: A Review of the 10 Years Since the Mass Casualty Incident at Virginia Tech
Deisinger, E.R.D., Scalora, M.J. (2016) Threat assessment and management in higher education in the United States: A review of the 10 years since the mass casualty incident at Virginia Tech. Journal of Threat Assessment and Management, 3(3-4), 186-199.