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Title: SAN DIEGO REGION - COORDINATED COMMUNICATIONS AND RECORDS SYSTEM - PROJECT C - RESPONSE TO UNUSUAL OCCURRENCES FINAL REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Arthur Young and Co
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 75
Sponsoring Agency: Arthur Young and Co
Sacramento, CA 95814
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: DF-71-1036
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE PRIMARY EMPHASIS OF THIS FOUR-PROJECT STUDY WAS TO DEFINE HOW THE PUBLIC SHOULD BE PROVIDED ACCESS TO LOCAL PUBLIC SAFETY AGENCIES IN THE SAN DIEGO REGION.
Abstract: ALSO INVESTIGATED WAS HOW THESE AGENCIES SYSTEMATICALLY SHOULD PROCESS AND RESPOND TO THOSE REQUESTS FOR PUBLIC ASSISTANCE. A MAJOR OUTPUT WAS TO MEET THE STATE LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENT FOR A PLAN TO IMPLEMENT A 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM FOR THE REGION. PROJECT C WAS A STUDY OF REGIONAL RESPONSE TO UNUSUAL OCCURRENCES, SUCH AS AN EARTHQUAKE, MAJOR FIRE, OR CIVIL DISTURBANCE, DESIGNED TO IMPROVE THE EXISTING RESPONSE CAPABILITIES OF GOVERNMENT AGENCIES IN THE SAN DIEGO REGION. THE FOCUS OF THE STUDY WAS ORGANIZATIONAL AND PROCEDURAL CONSIDERATIONS RATHER THAN FACILITY AND HARDWARE NEEDS. THE BULK OF THIS REPORT CONTAINS DETAILED DISCUSSIONS OF THE STATUS AND SHORTCOMINGS OF EXISTING PREPAREDNESS PLANNING AND RECOMMENDATIONS FOR IMPROVEMENT, INCLUDING ANALYSIS OF ALTERNATIVES TO STUDY RECOMMENDATIONS WHERE APPROPRIATE. CONSIDERED INDIVIDUALLY ARE ORGANIZATIONAL PLANNING AND STRUCTURE, PLANNING ACCOMPLISHMENTS, TRAINING, AND RESOURCE INVENTORIES. A DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE IMPLEMENTATION PLAN, INCLUDING ESTIMATED MAN-HOUR REQUIREMENTS. APPENDED ARE A LIST OF THE REFERENCES REVIEWED, IN AN EFFORT TO IDENTIFY EXISTING DEFICIENCIES, A COPY OF THE RESOURCE QUESTIONNAIRE DEVELOPED TO PROVIDE DATA SUPPORT FOR EMERGENCY RESPONSE PLANNING, AND SUGGESTED DATA DISPLAY FORMATS. FOR THE FINAL REPORTS ON PROJECTS A/B AND D, SEE NCJ-036334, 36, AND 37.
Index Term(s): California; Disaster procedures; Emergency procedures; Fire departments; Interagency cooperation; Police response time; Public safety coordination; Regionalization; Urban area studies
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