Flashcards in 5/213.10 HOSTAGE PLAN Deck (5)
What is the definition of a Hostage Taker/Incident?
A person who uses hostages to effect an escape, commit crime, or further a cause, and poses a clear and present danger to the hostages and to the public at large. Therefore, an incident in which a hostage taker has taken hostages is a hostage incident.
What shall in Incident Command Post consist of during a Hostage taker incident?
It shall consist of the patrol supervisor, fire and medical personnel, and the Public Information Officer (PIO).
Once SWAT has responded who is responsible for logistical and support concerns?
Area Patrol Supervisor.
Who is responsible for all Tactical Operations?