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How do U.S. law enforcement agencies screen for insider threats?
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A team led by NCITE researcher Erin Kearns recently won a nearly $136,000 grant from the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate to study how police departments screen for and identify insider threats in the hiring process and among active officers.

“Our hope with this project is to better understand how departments screen for potential insider threats and to share those practices with the broader law enforcement community,” said Kearns, a University of Nebraska at Omaha criminologist who sees the potential for collaboration with law enforcement.


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