Homeland Security Administration Week 10 Discussion1 – Policing and DHS
“Policing and DHS” Please respond to the following: Imagine you are a state police officer in your home state. Examine the role you and your agency play in Homeland Security. Determine how and in what situations you would refer to the DHS and other law enforcement and intelligence agencies. Support your explanation. Describe the challenges policing Arab communities present. Support your response.
Our role in homeland security is to identify ad report cases of terrorist activities happening across our area of jurisdiction, and beyond. As a police officer, my number one role is to protect the law. When in my normal assigned duties as a police officer I come across activities that look shoddy or people whom I suspect to be involved with terrorist activities, I should inform my agency and DHS immediately. The..