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The Atlanta Centennial Olympic Park Bombing: 25 Years Later

A 40-pound pipe bomb detonated at a concert during the 1996 Olympics, resulting in two deaths and hundreds injured. Within days, security guard Richard Jewell was investigated for the crime, months later cleared, and his ordeal was later made into a film. Eric Robert Rudolph was eventually convicted for this crime and other bombings in 2005. Read about details of the attack as well as lessons on event security and the media's coverage of Jewell.

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The Atlanta Centennial Olympic Park Bombing: 25 Years Later

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