Fact Sheet

5 Things You Need to Know About Private Militia Groups

Publication Date

March 2021


National Policing Institute


This document contains a brief summary of the current landscape of the threats private militia groups may pose to communities and policing, as well as practical considerations for law enforcement executives when planning for and responding to protests or first amendment assemblies in which encounters with these groups could occur.

Recommended Citation

National Policing Institute. (2021, March). 5 things you need to know about private militia groups [Fact Sheet]. https://www.policinginstitute.org/publication/5-things-you-need-to-know-about-private-militia-groups/