In light of recent terror attacks experienced around the globe, the FBI is reaching out to community members in an effort to stop these violent attacks before they begin.

Tuesday’s attacks, where three men, with ties to extremist groups, shot and killed 12 people and injured 11 others, has left a nation mourning. An incident that FBI officials tell Fox 2 News, can happen anytime, anywhere. The FBI does its part in attempting to counter dangers posed by those seeking to harm others. He says there is plenty we can do on our end. Lisa Lucus lives in Edinburg and she says she thinks living so close to the border puts us more at risk. However experts warn, the threat may manifest itself anywhere. Regardless, the FBI suggest to be aware of your surroundings and report anything any suspicious activity even if you’re uncertain of its credibility.