On Alert: U.S. Capitol Police Tighten Security Ahead Of Rally Saturday In Support of January 6th Riot DefendantsPolice will be on high alert Saturday for the “Justice for J6” rally at the U.S. Capitol, and officers from Maryland could be called in to help. Possibly hundreds of people are expected to gather in support of those charged in the January 6th riot.
Homeland Security Issues Bulletin Over Potential For More Violence, Domestic Terrorism Following InaugurationThe Department of Homeland Security issued a national terrorism bulletin Wednesday warning of the lingering potential for violence from people motivated by antigovernment sentiment after President Joe Biden's election, suggesting the Jan. 6 riot at the Capitol may embolden extremists and set the stage for additional attacks.
Citing 'New Threats From Insurgent Acts Of Domestic Terrorists,' DC Mayor Asks For Additional Security Through Jan. 24When violent backers of President Donald Trump overran the undermanned and under-prepared Capitol Police around 1 p.m. on Jan. 6, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser lacked the authority to call in reinforcements from the D.C. National Guard. That's a responsibility given to governors, not mayors.
Plot To Kidnap Michigan Gov. Whitmer Underscores Threat Domestic Terror Groups Pose, FBI SaysExperts say the alleged plot to kidnap Michigan's governor underscores the threat domestic terror groups pose to the country.
FBI Agent: Anti-Government Militia Groups Discussed Kidnapping Virginia Governor Ralph NorthamMembers of anti-government paramilitary groups discussed kidnapping Virginia's governor during a June meeting in Ohio, an FBI agent testified Tuesday during a court hearing in Michigan.
Md. Gov. Larry Hogan Speaks Out Against Suspicious Packages Sent To DemocratsMaryland Governor Larry Hogan spoke out against the recent suspicious packages sent to various prominent Democrats and other critics of President Trump.