Steven Bocchino RAT 6 Discussion Response

Read RAT 6 Initial Topic then read the discussion response by Steven Bocchino. Type a one-page response to Steven on things you agreed with and things you might change based on his analysis. Use at least 5 sources and provide the links in your cited sources. Ensure Organization, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Spelling, and APA Format and Citation Formatting are correct. Ensure that you meet all criteria for the “excellent” rating on the rubric

Brett Thomas RAT 6 Discussion Response

Read RAT 6 Initial Topic then read the discussion response by Brett Thomas. Type a one-page response to Brett on things you agreed with and things you might change based on his analysis. Use at least 5 sources and provide the links in your cited sources. Ensure Organization, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Spelling, and APA Format and Citation Formatting are correct. Ensure that you meet all criteria for the “excellent” rating on the rubric

Jon Paul Green RAT 6 Discussion Response

Read RAT 6 Initial Topic then read the discussion response by Jon Paul Green. Type a one-page response to Jon Paul on things you agreed with and things you might change based on his analysis. Use at least 5 sources and provide the links in your cited sources. Ensure Organization, Grammar, Vocabulary, and Spelling, and APA Format and Citation Formatting are correct. Ensure that you meet all criteria for the “excellent” rating on the rubric

psychological impact of an WMD attack on the population

Instructions
First, select a newer scholarly journal article (no older than 2015) relevant to the course regarding the US national response to weapons of mass destruction (WMD) or the psychological impact of an WMD attack on the population. Then conduct an article review of that article. It must be related to the course or course materials. The intent is for students to do some external research away from the provided references and find an Article in the AMU/APUS Library. Students should search the library’s online databases, such as ProQuest, EbscoHost, and others, to find scholarly or peer-reviewed articles.
Additionally, the review of the journal article is an evaluation of the article’s strengths, weaknesses, and validity. It is used to inform of the article’s value through your explanation, interpretation, and analysis. As you do this, ask the major questions that are central to the review process:
1. What is the purpose of this article?
2. Why is it important to investigate or examine the subject of the article?
3. How are the authors carrying out the task? Are their methods and comments appropriate and adequate to the task?
4. What do they claim to have found out? Are the findings clearly stated?
5. How does this advance knowledge in the field?
Hint: These would make really good section titles for your paper.
Your work should consist of:
Introduction (this will have a well-defined purpose statement in your intro paragraph that provides guidance to the reader about what you are going to cover in your paper)
Body (feel free to use sub-headings if necessary)
Conclusion (this wraps up the key points of your work and brings your paper to a logical conclusion)
Technical Requirements
Your paper must be at a minimum of 5 pages (the Title and Reference pages do not count towards the minimum limit).
Scholarly and credible references should be used. A good rule of thumb is at least 2 scholarly sources per page of content.
Type in Times New Roman, 12 point and double space.
Students will follow the current APA Style as the sole citation and reference style used in written work submitted as part of coursework.
Points will be deducted for the use of Wikipedia or encyclopedic type sources. It is highly advised to utilize books, peer-reviewed journals, articles, archived documents, etc.
All submissions will be graded using the assignment rubric.

DHS Policy

For this assignment, write an essay that addresses the prompts below.
Explain how homeland security policy has developed from 2001 to the present time.
Describe the role of Homeland Security Presidential Directive 5 (HSPD-5) and HSPD-8 in the evolution of homeland security strategies.
Compare and contrast two of the homeland security strategies discussed in Chapter 6 and Chapter 8.
Discuss how these strategies have affected counterterrorism.
Your essay must be at least two pages in length, not counting the title page or references page. You should have at least two sources on the references page. Adhere to APA Style when constructing this assignment, including in-text citations and references for all sources that are used. Please note that no abstract is needed.
Remember, websites such as Wikipedia, e-how.com, history.com, howthingswork.com, and other similar sources are not scholarly in nature and may not be used for this assignment.

Respond to the following three short essay questions as part of the final exam

Respond to the following three short essay questions as part of the final exam. (Note: These are three unique questions and should be answered separately with their own reference list.
What are four published official resources (strategies, International Codes, etc) available to the port FSO in assessing domestic and international risks associated with terrorism and other criminal activity threats posed to port maritime operations? Provide critical analysis of each…strengths, weaknesses areas that need further development, areas where emphasis needs to be placed. (To be clear do not pick published articles. The focus here is on official documents).
What is the role of MTSA 2002 required Area Maritime Security Committee or AMSC? Why is this organization critical to the secure operation of a port? Be specific. Are there areas within the security regime that committee members can work more closely?
Define and give examples of maritime Cyber terrorism. How does it threaten port security operations now and in the future? Be specific.
Technical Requirements
Your paper must be at a minimum of 6-9 pages, or 2-3 pages per question (the Title and Reference pages do not count towards the minimum limit).
Scholarly and credible references should be used. A good rule of thumb is at least 2 scholarly sources per page of content.
Type in Times New Roman, 12 point and double space.
Students will follow the current APA Style as the sole citation and reference style used in written work submitted as part of coursework.
Points will be deducted for the use of Wikipedia or encyclopedic type sources. It is highly advised to utilize books, peer-reviewed journals, articles, archived documents, etc.
All submissions will be graded using the assignment rubric.

RAT #5 Initial Post

Read RAT 5 topic attachment and then based on the instructions create a 2-page discussion post. Please use at least five sources to back up your analysis. Please adhere to the grading rubric and ensure you meet all of the “excellent” qualifications.

Homeland Security/Violence and Threats

This is a 2 part assignment one part consist of an analysis of Robert Papes “Dying to Win” (instructions are attached) the second part is a compare and contrast assignment dealing with suicide bombings, also refer to this link https://nam04.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fcpost.uchicago.edu%2Fresearch%2Fsuicide_attacks%2Fdsat_online%2F&data=05%7C01%7Ccaridad.vesco%40browardschools.com%7C3b29371f20474819dde608da94650c65%7Ceeacb5cb53704358a96aa3783c95d422%7C1%7C0%7C637985458989364000%7CUnknown%7CTWFpbGZsb3d8eyJWIjoiMC4wLjAwMDAiLCJQIjoiV2luMzIiLCJBTiI6Ik1haWwiLCJXVCI6Mn0%3D%7C3000%7C%7C%7C&sdata=VhA4qHQfowShxgpu7fyIRhn%2BEYywO7nnIDB29r7l7Z8%3D&reserved=0

RAT #4 Initial Post

Read RAT 4 topic attachment and then based on the instructions create a 2-page discussion post. Please use at least five sources to back up your analysis. Please adhere to the grading rubric and ensure you meet all of the “excellent” qualifications.

Summary Paper- Intelligence Cycle

Summarize the key point or points most critical to the intelligence cycle.
Summarize the key points in the following article from the week 4 content readings:
Groff, E. R., Johnson, L., Ratcliffe, J. H., & Wood, J. (2013). Exploring the relationship between foot and car patrol in violent crime areas. Policing, 36(1), 119-139. doi.org/10.1108/13639511311302506
In doing so, write a summary review of the important materials presented. Following APA format (title page, content pages, reference page), double spaced, 12 pt font size, and common font style (Times New Roman).
APA format (most recent edition) is required of all Summary Paper assignments, including a cover page, in-text citations, and a full reference list. If tables, charts or images are used an Appendix is required.
2 pages of content maximum.