Homeland Security Information Bulletin

Homeland Security Information Bulletin

Title: Potential Indicators of Threats Involving Vehicle Borne Improvised Explosive Devices (VBIEDs)
Prepared by: Risk Assessment Division, Information Analysis Directorate, Department of Homeland Security.


The following information is meant to advise the public as well as people who own and operate facilities about possible indicators of terrorist attack planning. DHS encourages individuals to report information concerning suspicious or potential criminal activity to law enforcement or a Homeland Security watch office. Individuals also may report incidents to the Homeland Security Center (HSC) at 202-282-1616, email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Potential Terrorist Use of Self Storage Facilities Notice Federal Bureau of Investigation

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is requesting the assistance of storage facility owners, operators, and employees in the fight against terrorism. There have been recent discoveries indicating that Al-Qaeda may be planning an attack using improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Historically, terrorist plots that involve IEDs have utilized rental storage facilities to house parts of the bomb or other supplies until the plotters have the time to assemble the weapon or prepare for the attack.........

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