• Awareness & Training
  • Policy/Legal
  • Reporting
  • Establishing a Program
  • Cyber Insider Threat/User Activity Monitoring
  • Vigilance
  • Kinetic Violence
  • Research
  • Risilience
  • Critical Infrastructure
  • International Military Students

Kinetic violence incidents are tragic, often unpredictable and evolve quickly. There are a number of kinetic violence resources, and this toolkit tab is one of them -- to help organizations and their workforces understand kinetic violence, what to look for and report with regard to indicators and behaviors, and how to respond in the event of an active shooter incident or other workplace violence event. Click on the links below to learn more.

What to Know

What to Report

  • A Study of the Pre-Attack Behaviors of Active Shooters in the United States - FBI
  • Active Shooter Awareness Short
  • Active Shooter Incidents in the United States , 2016 and 2017 (DOJ/FBI, April 2018)
  • Active Shooter Incidents in the United States in 2019
  • Analysis of Targeted School Violence - US Secret Service
  • Anti-Terrorism Officer Level II Course
  • Application of the Critical-Path to Evaluate Insider Risks by Eric Shaw and Laura Sellers
  • Case Study - Christopher Paul Hasson PDF icon
  • CDSE Speaker Series Webinar: PERSEREC Kinetic Violence Studies
  • CDSE Speaker Series Webinar: Behavioral Analysis in Insider Threat
  • CDSE Insider Threat Series Webinar: DITMAC
  • DHS Video: Options for Consideration Active Shooter Preparedness
  • DHS Video: Pathway to Violence
  • DoD Insider Threat Management and Analysis Center Short
  • FBI Lone Offender Terrorism Report PDF icon
  • FBI Monograph: Making Prevention a Reality PDF icon
  • Homegrown Violent Extremist Mobilization Indicators PDF icon
  • Insider Threat: Ivan Lopez PDF icon
  • Insider Threat Program Kinetic Violence Self-Assessment: Lessons Learned from School Safety PDF icon
  • Insider Threat Video Lesson: Behavioral Indicators of an Active Shooter
  • OSHA Factsheet Workplace Violence PDF icon
  • PAR Capabilities Short
  • Potential Risk Indicators Kinetic Violence Job Aid PDF icon
  • USSS NTAC-Mass Attacks in Public Spaces-2017 PDF icon
  • How to Respond

    Toolkit feedback/suggestions? Email dcsa.cdsetraining@mail.mil.