SOSSEC Proprietary Information
What is a Fusion Center?
A “collaborative effort of two or more agencies that
provide resources, expertise, and information to thecenter with the goal of maximizing their ability todetect, prevent, investigate, and respond to criminal
and terrorist activity”
Collection, integration, evaluation, analysis, anddissemination
“Fuse” nontraditional collectors of intelligence, such as
public safety entities and private sector organizations (e.g.,risk assessments and suspicious activity reports) with lawenforcement data to provide meaningful information andintelligence about threats and criminal activity