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NCJ Number: 229742 Find in a Library
Title: Regional Cooperation, Planning, and Operational Integration: Preparing for a Mumbai-Style Attack
Journal: Police Chief  Volume:76  Issue:11  Dated:November 2009  Pages:46,48,50-52,54
Author(s): Luther Reynolds
Date Published: November 2009
Page Count: 6
Publisher: http://www.theiacp.org 
Type: Training
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This article examines emergency preparedness through a partnering with allied agencies as a major step to counter terrorist threats in the United States.
Abstract: Partnering with allied agencies is critical to making the most of resources and focusing them on the potential threat. In a Mumbai-type of attack, all area law enforcement will be involved in some way, including officers from local, State, and Federal agencies. Law enforcement can begin to close the gaps in homeland security by sharing ideas, training, and planning. This article presents descriptions of preparations in Montgomery County, Maryland, where the department has made its academy, its instructors, and its equipment available to all allied agencies in the Washington metropolitan areas, which consists of Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. 1 note
Main Term(s): Police crime-prevention
Index Term(s): Crime prevention planning; Criminal justice system coordination; Crisis management; Disaster procedures; Emergency procedures; Interagency cooperation; Police effectiveness; Terrorism/Mass Violence
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