"Lead our nation's effort to combat terrorism at home and abroad by analyzing the threat,
sharing information with our partners, and integrating all instruments of national power
to ensure unity of effort."
Who We Are NCTC serves as the primary organization in the U.S. government for integrating and analyzing all intelligence pertaining to terrorism possessed
or acquired by the U.S. government (except purely domestic terrorism); serves as the central and shared knowledge bank on terrorism information; provides all-source intelligence ... more
What We Do Operates as a partnership of organizations to include: Central Intelligence Agency; Department of Justice/Federal
Bureau of Investigation; Departments of State, Defense, and Homeland Security; and other entities that provide
unique expertise such as the Departments of Energy, Treasury, Agriculture, Transportation, and... more
Director of NCTC Nicholas "Nick" Rasmussen was sworn in as the Director of the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC) on December 18, 2014, upon his confirmation by the United States Senate. He previously served as NCTC's Deputy Director since June of 2012. ... more
Lead Our Nation We have multiple career opportunities in the following occupational areas:
JCAT The Joint Counterterrorism Assessment Team at NCTC is where public safety professionals, law enforcement, emergency medical services,
fire service, intelligence, homeland security, and public health officials-are making a
difference in the Counterterrorism Community.
JCAT members are state, local... more
Counterterrorism Calendar NCTC’s Counterterrorism Calendar provides information on known terrorist groups, individual
terrorists, and technical information on topics such as biological and chemical threats. ... more