Executive Summary of ICJIA’s Homeland Security CVE Grant Proposal

February 16, 2017

The Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority’s Targeted Violence Prevention Program (ICJIA-TVPP) will develop and deliver a bystander-gatekeeper training program to educate a broad cross-section of communities on how to help off-ramp individuals who exhibit warning signs of radicalization to violence as well as those who exhibit behaviors signifying they may be in the early stages of planning an act of ideologically inspired targeted violence.


This document was prepared under a grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s Grant Program Directorate (FEMA/GPD) within the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Points of view or opinions expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position or policies of FEMA/GPD, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, or the State of Illinois.