Terrorism is a horrendous crime that can result in death on a large
scale. Using conspiracy laws to apprehend and charge suspected
terrorists prior to the act is necessary in order to save lives.
Investigators need to understand the ins and outs of terrorist
organizations in order to stop any violent acts before they occur. This
discussion question will focus on different aspects that every
investigator should be able to recognize as possibly being connected to
terrorist activity or terrorist organizations.
Please respond to the following:
- Discuss the various types of chemical agents that can be used in a terrorist attack.
- Discuss the advantages of using chemical weapons or biological weapons in a terrorist attack.
- Discuss whether or not you think terrorist organizations would need to form a conspiracy to carry out a terrorist attack.