Committee on Homeland Security

The Committee on Homeland Security shall serve as the IACP's central coordination point for Department of Homeland Security (DHS) information, issues, policy development, and program reviews. The HSC will provide the IACP leadership with a consortium of expertise chartered to advise on a full spectrum of issues including, but not limited to, the review of draft DHS policy documents and relevant legislative proposals. The HSC will assemble, prioritize, and articulate law enforcement's most critical needs and issues and provide them to DHS, a complex and rapidly evolving national protection agency. The HSC shall consist of no more than forty members and shall be organized into relevant committees.

Currently, Oklahoma Highway Patrol Chief Kerry Pettingill chairs this committee with New York State Police Staff Inspector David McBath serving as vice-chair.

Staff Liaison:
Brandon Gardner
703-647-6815.

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