Boston Strong

Full Report “Structuring field teams to take advantage of local knowledge and external resources: A key feature of events where multiple jurisdictions are involved is that no one entity has…

Tampa Bay Manhunt

Full Report “When the HCSO mobile command vehicle arrived and was set up in the automobile auction lot, it had significant technology and communications connectivity that made possible situational awareness,…

Arapahoe High School

Full Report “As with most school systems, we also do not see any indication in the case file that the District uses GIS mapping surveys of middle and high school…

Southern California Response to Christopher Dorner

Full Report “To increase coordination and capacity at established command locations, technology must be utilized to create a virtual environment that allows live, real-time access to dispersed personnel.” (pg. 53)

Kalamazoo Shooting

Full Report “training exercises should, as much as possible, prepare public safety personnel to confront novelty and develop and implement a response amidst chaos and uncertainty.” (pg. 20) “All regional…

Pentagon 9-11

Full Report “A standard briefing format should be adapted for replacement units and personnel. It should include digital site maps or drawings depicting the locations of key activities, information regarding…

Navy Yard Shooting

Full Report “[2.2] Ensure that all street names and addresses of internal or gated complexes are included in the city’s computer aided dispatch (CAD) system. Review and update on a…

Las Vegas

Full Report “Recommendations: … Disseminate a thorough and integrated special event IAP and map to all participating and responding agencies prior to the event, even if they are not contracted…

Hurricane Michael

Full Report Strength 1: Infrastructure Monitoring Systems / Common Operating Picture Previous After-Action Reports have stated the need for better awareness on outage information for communications, power, and other infrastructure….

Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Full Report “Recommendations:  Emergency Planning: Formalize a comprehensive BCAD-focused Family Assistance and Customer Care Plan which includes … Maps identifying critical assets such as first aid stations, defibrillators, PA systems,…

Branch Davidian ATF Raid

Full Report “Operational personnel (SRT and direct support) attended a number of briefings in conjunction with the rehearsal and training sessions at Fort Hood. Tactical briefings of SRT team members…

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