The lone suspect in a fatal attack on a Southern California synagogue was a star scholar, athlete and musician whose embrace of white supremacy and anti-Semitism has dumbfounded his family and others who thought they knew him well.
Michael McCaul has released the latest Terror Threat Snapshot. In an exclusive with IHS, he offers his insights on the social media based terrorism problem.
Terror threat snapshot: The new report states that there were 215 homegrown jihadist arrests in the US since the September 11 terror attacks in 2001.
Homegrown Terrorism: The Ohio State attack comes just two months after Ahmed Khan Rahimi detonated two bombs in New York and New Jersey.
Bombings in New York and New Jersey — and a stabbing attack in Minnesota the same day — underscore the growing threat of homegrown terrorism.
The House Homeland Security Committee's September 'Terror Threat Snapshot' depicts an increase in homegrown Islamic extremism, ISIS-related arrests and Osama Bin Laden bodyguard's release from Guantanamo Bay.