Critical Incident Management and Geographically-based Systems

International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research, Vol. 1, Issue 3, 2010

David Webb and David Hoffpauir

“In the United States there is a strong dependence on decentralized policing services, distributed by thousands of police departments. As a primary police professional development management institute in the United States, the Law Enforcement Management Institute of Texas (LEMIT) identified that there existed a paucity of management development opportunities for police command staff engaged in critical incident management. This paper describes how LEMIT met this challenge and became a leading U.S. institute in this exciting field of operation.”