TITLE

Homeland Security: Preliminary Observations on the Federal Protective Service's Workforce Analysis and Planning Efforts

AUTHOR(S)
Goldstein, Mark L.
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;6/14/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses several workforce related challenges faced by the U.S. Federal Protective Service (FPS) since its transferred to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in 2003. These include low morale among staff, increased attrition, and the loss of institutional knowledge. It states that the FPS continues to face challenges in identifying the optimal number of staff needed to conduct adequately its mission.
ACCESSION #
51837733

 

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