By TRACY FRAZZANO AND G. MATTHEW SNYDER, An Article Out Loud from the Domestic Preparedness Journal Flashback, March 26, 2013.
First responders can deal with specific threats, but are not as prepared for a combination of threats or simultaneous attacks at several locations. This 2013 article shares one possible solution for agencies and organizations.
Narrated by Randy Vivian.
Tracy L. Frazzano, a Lieutenant with the Montclair Police Department in New Jersey, was awarded the 2011 Center for Homeland Defense and Security Alumni Fellowship and detailed to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency in Washington, D.C., for one year. A 2010 graduate of the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, she earned a Master of Arts degree in security studies (homeland security and defense), and also holds a Master of Arts degree in human resources training and development, from Seton Hall University.
G. Matthew Snyder
G. Matthew Snyder, an advanced leadership instructor with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. A police officer with the City of Waynesboro (Virginia) Police Department since 1992, he now serves as a part-time investigator assigned to the department's Criminal Investigations Division. In 2010, he retired from the U.S. Army Reserve as a Command Sergeant Major with over 24 years of active and reserve service. He earned a master’s degree in public administration from James Madison University and recently completed his coursework for a doctorate in education at Liberty University.