sec230 | undergraduate
Homeland Security And Public Safety
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Homeland Security: Strategies for Public Safety Professionals
- Specify the homeland security national strategic position.
- Describe predominate challenges in homeland security.
- Describe the relationship between official entities (federal, state, local, tribal) and the private sector as they relate to homeland security and increased public safety.
- Describe the interface between law enforcement and emergency management as it pertains to homeland security.
Legal Issues in Homeland Security
- Identify legal considerations directly related to law enforcement as they pertain to the gathering and sharing of intelligence.
- Explain The Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act (as amended 2004) and what it means to public safety and homeland security professionals.
- Describe the federal legal authorities necessary to assist municipalities in the event of a national emergency.
- Explain the dichotomy between civil liberties and security.
Homeland Security: Understanding the Threats
- Explore the lethal terrorist threats to homeland security.
- Research non-terrorist threats to homeland security.
- Explain domestic terrorism.
Public Safety, Intelligence and Homeland Security: Putting it All Together
- Explain how to apply threat analysis standards and risk mitigation.
- Apply fusion best practices.
- Identify the applicable laws and regulations relating to risk mitigation, homeland security, and public safety.
- Perform a risk management analysis of public safety, using all available assets.
The Public Safety and Homeland Security Nexus: 9/11 Lessons Learned
- Describe the constitutional issues as they relate to homeland security.
- Describe the importance of “fusion” in homeland security with respect to the various levels of law enforcement, military, local, federal and tribal governments.
- Identify how private and public agencies collaborate to protect critical infrastructure.
- Describe how terrorism investigations and techniques differ from traditional investigations.
- Describe the importance of working with public agencies and the community to protect critical infrastructure.
- Explain the purpose of the National Response Framework.
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