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Acronyms

Acronyms

ADIC

Assistant Director in Charge
A&E Apparatus and Equipment

AFB

Air Force Base

AFIP

Armed Forces Institute of Pathology

AGILE

Advanced Generation of Interoperability for Law Enforcement

ALS

Advanced Life Support

ASAC

Assistant Special Agent-in-Charge

AVL

Automatic Vehicle Locator


 

BATF

Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms

BLS

Basic Life Support

CALEA

Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.

CAO

Chief Administrative Officer

CC

Community Corrections

CEMP

Comprehensive Emergency Management Plan

CID

Criminal Investigation Division

CIRG

Critical Incident Response Group

CISD

Critical Incident Stress Debriefing

CISM

Critical Incident Stress Management

CONOPS

Concept of Operations

CONPLAN

Concept of Operations Plan

CPAS

Cellular Priority Access Service

CWIRP

Chemical Warfare Improvement Response Program


 

DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DEA

Drug Enforcement Agency

DIA

Defense Intelligence Agency

DISA

Defense Information Systems Agency

DOD

Department of Defense

DOE

Department of Energy

DOJ

Department of Justice

DOT

Department of Transportation

DPP

Domestic Preparedness Program

DPS

Defense Protective Services

DTS

Department of Technology Services


 

EAP

Employee Assistance Program

EAS

Emergency Alert System

ECC

Emergency Communications Center

ED

Emergency Department

EMS

Emergency Medical Services

EOC

Emergency Operations Center

EPA

Environment Protection Agency

EPT

Emergency Planning Team

ER

Emergency Room

ESF

Emergency Support Function

ETG

Emergency Task Group


 

FAA

Federal Aviation Administration

FBI

Federal Bureau of Investigation

FEMA

Federal Emergency Management Agency


 

HazMat

Hazardous Materials

HHS

Department of Health and Human Services

HOV

High Occupancy Vehicle


 

ICP

Incident Command Post

ICS

Incident Command System

ID

Identification

IMF

International Monetary Fund

INS

Incident Support Team

IST

Incident Support Team


 

JIC

Joint Information Center

JOC

Joint Operations Center

JTTF

Joint Terrorism Task Force


 

LP

Liquid Propane


 

MDT

Mobile Data Terminal

MOA

Memorandum of Agreement

MOU

Memorandum of Understanding

MSA

Mine Safety Appliance


 

NIIMS

National Interagency Incident Management System

NMRT

National Medical Response Team

NPS

National Pharmaceutical Stockpile

NRT

National Response Team

NTSB

National Transportation Safety Board


 

OAR

Office of Air and Radiation

OR

Operating Room

OSHA

Occupational Safety and Health Administration

OSI

Office of Special Investigation

OSS

Office of Support Services


 

PA

Public Address

PDD

Presidential Decision Directive

PIO

Public Information Officer

PPE

Personal Protective Equipment

PSCC

Public Safety Communications Center


 

SAC

Special agent-in-Charge

SCBA

Self-Contained Breathing Apparatus

SERV

Special Emergency Response Vehicle

SIOC

Strategic Information Operations Center

SOP

Standard Operating Procedure

SSA

Supervisory Special Agent

SWAT

Special Weapons and Tactics


 

TOPOFF

Top Officials

TRT

Technical Rescue Team


 

USAF

U.S. Air Force

USPHS

U.S. Public Health Service

USPP

U.S. Park Police

US&R

Urban Search and Rescue

USSS

U.S. Secret Service


 

WMD

Weapons of Mass Destruction