TITLE

The First Responders

AUTHOR(S)
McKain, Gini; McKain, Dan
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Sheriff;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 59 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the countermeasures which have been established by the Monroe County in Florida to deal with the illegal immigrants when Cuban President Fidel Castro passes on. It is noted that the politics of Cuba and the deteriorating health of Castro are the two urgent homeland security concerns of the county. Preparing for this phenomenon, the county has developed a comprehensive first responders initiative to combat such exoduses.
ACCESSION #
25027962

 

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