By Dr. Chuck Russo, D.C. Rand, and Dr. Jarrod Sadulski
Communication between all levels of law enforcement agencies is essential to counterterrorism efforts. Learn how fusion centers, joint terrorism task forces, and intelligence databases can help uncover terrorist threats.
By Brad Davison
EMS organizations have recently recognized the value and need for a command structure as part of their response strategy. Learn how the Maplewood (Minnesota) Fire Department implemented a scalable, practical command structure to bring order in times of chaos.
By Jon Hager
When college behavioral intervention teams review reports of concerning behavior, there are several courses of action they can take. Learn how intervention teams make decisions on how to respond to low and high level threats.
By Michele Ice
When southwest Georgia was devastated by Hurricane Michael, local responders were overwhelmed so the Georgia Incident Management Response Team stepped in to help out. Learn about one firefighter's experience during the response and why she encourages all first responders to volunteer.
By Dr. Randall Hanifen
With disaster recovery spending skyrocketing in recent years, should people be required to pass a test in order to qualify for federal response and recovery funds? What's clear is emergency management agencies need new ways to combat repeated losses.