Secret Service School Violence Guide Fails to Deliver on Stated Purpose
By David Codrea
USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Recently, the United States Secret Service National Threat Assessment Center released another tool in support of the effort to end the prevalence of targeted violence effecting the Nation, the world, and most importantly – our schools,” the agency announced in a July 12 press release. “ENHANCING SCHOOL SAFETY USING A THREAT ASSESSMENT MODEL – An Operational Guide for Preventing Targeted School Violence, was developed to provide fundamental direction on how to prevent incidents of targeted school violence.”
The guide itself credits “staff” and six “Social Science Research Specialists” reporting to the “Chief” of the National Threat Assessment Center, with degrees ranging from M.A., M.Ed. and Ph.D. Exactly what experience or achievements any of them have actually attained with the stated purpose of the guidelines, “preventing targeted school violence,” is unclear.
So are the “Contents.”
We start off with a “Message from the Director,” because he is the boss, and an “Introduction” that tells us “there is no profile of …Read the Rest