Bomb threats and reports of suspicious items in the Philippines: Spatial and temporal patterns

  title={Bomb threats and reports of suspicious items in the Philippines: Spatial and temporal patterns},
  author={Dan Jerome S. Barrera},
  journal={Security Journal},
Previous research on bomb threats focused primarily on offender characteristics and ignored the spatial and temporal patterns of these events. This study argues that bomb threats and reports of suspicious items are non-random events in space and time. Thus, the study explores the spatial and temporal patterns of these phenomena in the Philippines from January 2010 to April 2014. The author retrieves the data on these events from unclassified online media outlets and coded them for subsequent… 

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