Homeland Security in America: Past, Present, and Future

Kemp, Roger L.
September 2012
Fire Engineering;Sep2012, Vol. 165 Issue 9, p91
Trade Publication
In this article the author discusses the past, present, and future of U.S. homeland security following the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City. Topics include the passage of the U.S. Homeland Security Act in November 2002, which led to the creation of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the creation of a national warning system, and the creation of citizen assistance and support groups.


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