The FY 2012 OPSG supports enhanced cooperation and coordination among local, tribal, territorial, State, and Federal law enforcement agencies in a joint mission to secure the United States’ borders along routes of ingress from international borders to include travel corridors in States bordering Mexico and Canada, as well as States and territories with international water borders.
The TSGP is one of the Department of Homeland Security’s FY 2012 grant programs that directly supports transportation infrastructure security activities.
The THSGP is one tool among a comprehensive set of initiatives authorized by Congress and implemented by the Administration to help strengthen the Nation against risks associated with potential terrorist attacks. Funding under THSGP is provided to strengthen tribes’ capacity to prepare for and respond to emergency situations.
The PSGP is one of the DHS’s FY 2012 grant programs which directly support transportation infrastructure security activities.
The IPR Program creates a sustainable, risk-based effort to protect critical surface transportation infrastructure and the traveling public from acts of terrorism, major disasters, and other emergencies within the Amtrak rail system.
The FY 2012 UASI program addresses the unique planning, organization, equipment, training, and exercise needs of highthreat, high-density Urban Areas, and assists them in building an enhanced and sustainable capacity to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism.
The FY 2012 SHSP supports the implementation of State Homeland Security Strategies to address the identified
planning, organization, equipment, training, and exercise needs to prevent, protect against, mitigate, respond to, and recover from acts of terrorism and other catastrophic events.
The MMRS program supports the integration of emergency management, health, and medical systems into a coordinated response to mass casualty incidents caused by any hazard.
COPS Secure Our Schools (SOS) grants provide funding to state, local, or tribal governments to assist with the development of school safety resources.
The leadership of the District of Columbia, the State of Maryland, the Commonwealth of Virginia, area local governments, and the Department of Homeland Security’s Office for National Capital Region Coordination (NCRC) are working in partnership with non-profit organizations and private sector interests to reduce the vulnerability of the National Capital Region (NCR) from terrorist attacks.