Narco-Terrorism Intelligence Gathering

Course Description

This course will inform the participant about intelligence gathering techniques to combat terrorism. Emphasis will be placed on the correlation between drug trafficking and terrorist activities. The street-level officer will become familiar with interview techniques specifically aimed at developing counter-terrorism intelligence. The street-level officer will become familiar with terrorism indicators derived from roadside interviews and observations, citizen contacts, community members, arrestees and arresting officers.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Describe an overview of the intelligence cycle.
  2. Give a brief introduction to the Islamic culture.
  3. Demonstrate interview techniques specifically aimed at developing counter-narco-terrorism intelligence.
  4. List narco-terrorism indicators during roadside stops.
  5. Accomplish roadside interviews that identify terrorists.
  6. Effectively handle terrorist arrest suspects and arresting officers.

 

Course Length

3 days (24 hours)

Who May Attend This Course