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Papal security shines spotlight on information sharing

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Papal security shines spotlight on information sharing
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  • 2 years ago

Papal security shines spotlight on information sharing

Department of Homeland Security components have been preparing for months for Pope Francis’ first visit to the United States, including the establishment of communications and information exchange operations involving federal, state and local agencies in Washington, Philadelphia and New York.

But, given the sensitive nature of the security surrounding the papal visit, DHS isn’t saying much about the specifics of their preparations.

A Sept. 15 a statement by the Secret Service concerning the Papal events in Washington illustrated the logistical complexity of the visits, listing more than 30 organizations, local and federal agencies involved, as well as  inventory of more than 120 street closures for various masses, parades and other activities in the two-day visit to Washington alone.

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