Assume the role of a security management team for a nuclear power plant. You are alerted that an employee’s computer displays plans for the release of stolen nuclear waste. Although no specific dates are mentioned, the threat appears to be credible and if successful, the attack would result in the loss of hundreds of lives.
Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word incident action plan for counterterrorism and interagency cooperation.
Describe the value and methods of communication, immediate contacts, immediate security actions, and responsibilities.
Include the following:
- Which methods of counterterrorism are needed to prevent this terrorist attack?
- What are the benefits and limitations of your incident action plan?
- What are the pros and cons of handling this threat internally through private security alone?
- What legal implications are involved and how do these legal issues impact the incident action plan?
Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.