Public Announcements


Formation of North Texas Chapter of ATAP

The Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) is considering establishing a North Texas Chapter. Hunt Global Security will organize a meeting and/or conference call with those that have expressed interest in playing a leadership role in a local chapter. The US Secret Service, Dallas Field Office is supportive and engaged in this effort. If you are interested in joining the ATAP organizational effort please send an email indicating your interest to

Check out the ATAP website

Basic Qualifications:

ATAP Membership is appropriate for individuals, who, by the nature of their occupation provide threat assessments or violence risk assessments, conduct and publish scientific research involving threat assessments or violence risk assessments, provide legal services or legal counsel related to: the prosecution of instigators of, or representation of individuals or entities who are the victims of, threats or violence; or provide psychiatric or psychological services in conjunction with threat assessments or violence risk assessments.

Membership Requirements:

  •   Applicants are required to be sponsored by a member in good standing.

  •   Members are required to attend at least one (1) membership meeting of their local Chapter or any other affiliated Chapter during the calendar year.

  •   Attendance at the National Threat Management Conference or the Spring Regional Conference will satisfy the chapter meeting requirement for that calendar year.

  •   Any applicant, who becomes a member after April 1st, has the attendance requirement for that year waived.

Members must remit payment of $110 for annual dues. Dues are non-refundable.