TITLE

Ready for Anything?

AUTHOR(S)
Kronemyer, Bob
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Indiana Business Magazine;Nov2002, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the proactive approaches for a terrorist attack taken by the state and federal government in Indiana. Development of relationships with contacts in a community on a daily basis; Need for a lot of communication statewide; Performance of security evaluation.
ACCESSION #
8582965

 

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