2000. Measuring Violence Against Women: Recommendations From an Interagency Workshop. NIJ Journal no. 245 (October): 18-19. (accessed 5 March 2012). The findings and recommendations of the 2000 Workshop on Building Data Systems for Monitoring and Responding to Violence Against Women, an effort coordinated by the DOJ, and researchers and… Read More
Ashe, Christopher C. and Kelsey Smith
Ashe, Christopher C. and Kelsey Smith. 2012. Underwriting Security: Initiative Fights Cartels, Strengthens Borders. State Magazine no. 564 (February): 18-19. (accessed 2 February 2012). This article describes the use of CARSI (Central America Regional Security Initiative) funds by U.S. embassies to reduce crime, gang activity, and violence in Central… Read More
Blum, H. Steven
Blum, H. Steven. 2006. Transforming the National Guard to an Operational Force. Joint Forces Quarterly, no. 43 (October): 12-17. (accessed 5 October 2011). This article examines the National Guard’s transformation from a strategic reserve force to a fully operational force multiplier for the DoD.… Read More
Boxx, S. Edward
Boxx, S. Edward. 2012. Airpower in the Interagency: Success in the Dominican Republic. Air & Space Power Journal Vol. 26, no. 3 (May/June): 45-60. (accessed 4 May 2012). This article explores the best ways to ensure the effectiveness of Air Force personnel operating in an interagency context. It proposes… Read More
Brinkerhoff, John R.
Brinkerhoff, John R. 2009. “The Role of Federal Military Forces in Domestic Law Enforcement.” Civil Support and the U.S. Army Newsletter no. 10-16 (December): 63-71. (accessed 5 October 2011). This article describes the role of federal military forces in domestic law enforcement, and highlights the necessity of an independent… Read More
Bruneau, Thomas, Lucia Dammert, and Elizabeth Skinner
Bruneau, Thomas, Lucia Dammert, and Elizabeth Skinner. Maras: Gang Violence and Security in Central America. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2011. This series of essays examine the gangs in Los Angeles, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, and Nicaragua. The essays delve into individual gangs, gang violence, the varied responses to… Read More
C-SPAN. 2006. Transformation of the FBI. Program 194291-1. (accessed 29 July 2011). This is a video clip of a House Appropriations Subcommittee on Science, State, Justice, and Commerce, and Related Agencies hearing about the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s efforts to improve recruitment and retention, the FBI’s information technology system,… Read More
Chappell, James Logan
Chappell, James Logan. “Heroin Threat from Columbia.” Master’s Thesis, Command and General Staff College, Fort Leavenworth, KS, 1996. (accessed 12 August 2011). This master’s thesis assesses the Colombian opium and heroin production threat to the U.S. since it was first perceived in 1990. It compares and contrasts the production… Read More
Department of Defense
Department of Defense. Joint Publication 3-07.4, Joint Counterdrug Operations. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 2007. (accessed 20 October 2011). This publication provides doctrine for the planning and execution of U.S. military support to U.S. counterdrug operations.… Read More
Department of Defense
Department of Defense. Office of Inspector General. Evaluation of DoD Efforts to Combat Trafficking in Persons. Washington, DC: Department of Defense Office of Inspector General, 2006. (accessed 13 December 2011). This report discusses DoD actions taken to combat trafficking in persons (TIP) and provides suggestions on how to improve… Read More