Assignment on Law Enforcement in US

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Law Enforcement(Pre and Post 9/11)
Table of ContentsINTRODUCTION...........................................................................................................................3MAIN BODY...................................................................................................................................3CONCLUSION...............................................................................................................................8REFERENCES..............................................................................................................................10
INTRODUCTIONTerrorism is an unlawful and intentional use of violence and intimidation against civiliansin pursuit of political purposes. The terrorist attack not only hurt the humanity but result in deathof many human lives and one such major attack happened on 11thSeptember, 2001 in New Yorkad Washington DC. After this the law enforcement in US and other nations have changedtremendously with making laws and Principe stricter than pre 9/11. In the present essay the lawevolvement of law enforcement is examined as a response to changing nature of terrorism and itsimpact on the Australia.MAIN BODYTerrorism attacks are not only on humanity but also on the national security and legalenforcement by the government of a country over what action are taken by it in order to controlor stop such activities.WHO have defined the term at of terrorism as an act that is dangerous tohuman life, infrastructure, property and resulted in damning the nation from within and outsideas well. In the broadest sense the use of international violence against civilians for politicalpurposes in order to break the peace of a nation is an action terrorism.The history of terrorism is nor new and its existence can down to even 1st century but ittook an intimidating turn in 19thcentury. The origination of terrorism was during Frenchrevolution in the last 18thcentury but it gained mainstream attention in 1970's. With thebeginning of 20the century it start to get associations from array of socialist, fascist, anarchistand nationalist group and it turned to be a systematic internal violence practices such as Nazis,Al Qaeda and other were termed Islamic terrorism where such acts were committed by a peoplebelonging to special community, Muslims and stated to indulge the name of there religion.The main type of attack were in the form of suicide attack and it was typified after theSeptember, 9, 2001 on world trade centre of new york and Washington DC. The attack of 9/11was staring a new era or terrorism in the world(Jones, 2018). The attack was on the mostdeveloped nation of world and it directly raised a question over its national security and lawenforcement capabilities. Since 9/11 different countries have faced significantly more terrorismboth at national and international level then the pre time of 9/11. In past few years the terrorismactivities have grown all around the world in the name of religion and gaining power over thenational government.3
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