First Responders, First Preventers
You know your community and, therefore, possess a unique situational awareness. Your role is vital. You are ideally positioned to prevent an attack. See how in this infographic describing your important role.
This project was supported by Grant No. 2018-TR-BX-K001 awarded by the Bureau of Justice Assistance.
The Bureau of Justice Assistance is a component of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Justice Programs,
which also includes the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile
Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing,
Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART). Points of view or opinions in this document are
those of the author and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of the U.S. Department
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