US Department of Homeland Security invests in Roblox counterterrorism

The US Department of Homeland Security has awarded nearly $700,000 to address threats of extremism on social gaming platforms, with Roblox counterterrorism research playing a significant role in the initiative. The allocation of funds represents the first time the DHS has allocated funding to combat extremism and radicalisation within online gaming communities.

US Department of Homeland Security invests in Roblox counterterrorism
The US Department of Homeland Security has awarded nearly $700,000 to address threats of extremism on social gaming platforms, with Roblox counterterrorism research playing a significant role in the initiative. The allocation of funds represents the first time the DHS has allocated funding to combat extremism and radicalisation within online gaming communities.