Entries by Mission Manager

CASE STUDY: IA-TFI Urban Search and Rescue Team – See How Mission Manager Enhances Response Times and Situational Awareness with Callout and Mapping Features

Mission Manager is pleased to release the following case study featuring the Iowa Task Force 1 (IA-TF1) USAR team in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Read below to see how Mission Manager’s cloud-based incident management software has improved response times and situational awareness for the team. Or download the case study here (859 kB)   BACKGROUND When the Iowa Task Force One (IA […]

Free, Life-Saving USNG Browser App to Provide Exact Location of 9-1-1 Smartphone Callers During Emergencies; Universal Mapping Grid Also Provides Interoperable Reference Tool for First Responders

When faced with a major emergency – getting lost in the wilderness, trapped in a collapsed structure, or pinned in a vehicle that has plunged into a canyon – most victims would likely reach for their smartphones and call 9-1-1 for help. The problem is that unlike landlines, it is nearly impossible for Public Service Answering Points (PSAPs) […]

Mission Manager Demonstrates the Power of its Incident Command Software to SWAT Teams at the TaCops West Tactical Training Conference and Exposition

Mission Manager is pleased to showcase its incident management software at TaCops West – the largest and most prestigious SWAT conference and expo in the Western U.S. –  which runs May 18-20 in Las Vegas, Nev. TaCops West is sponsored by the National Tactical Officers Association (NTOA), Arizona Tactical Officers Association (ATOA), Utah Tactical Officers Association (UTOA), the Washington State […]

President Obama Awards Medal of Valor to 13 Law Enforcement Officers Who Risked Lives to Save Others; Also Calls on Nation to Support Our Men and Women in Uniform

Mission Manager congratulates the 13 police officers who were awarded the Public Safety Medal of Valor — the nation’s highest honor for law enforcement that recognizes officers who have exhibited exceptional courage, regardless of personal safety, in attempt to protect others from harm. President Obama recognized the officers yesterday in a formal military presentation at the White House, noting […]

‘Campus Carry’ Bill Sparks Heated Debate as Governors in Tennessee and Georgia Take Different Approaches to Gun Control and Access on College Campuses

The debate over gun control and access on college campuses was at an all-time high as a “Campus Carry” bill was passed into law in Tennessee on May 2 but rejected in Georgia the very next day.  In Tennessee, Gov. Bill Haslam let the controversial bill become law, but his counterpart in Georgia took the opposite […]

Getting Back to the Basics of Officer Safety with the Help of Incident Management Tools: Learn more at Mission Manager’s Booth at the Louisiana Tactical Training Conference

When responding to a critical incident, law officers today face a myriad of challenges besides the actual threat in progress. In the midst of the chaos – when facing real and immediate danger – they are often burdened with questions including: How will I be perceived by the courts, my supervisors and the media? Is someone […]

Mission Manager Showcases Incident Management Software to Emergency Managers at PIEPC in Washington State; Upcoming Venues Include SWAT Conferences in New York, Louisiana and Las Vegas

Mission Manager today unveils its powerful incident management tool to emergency managers in the Pacific Northwest during the Partners in Emergency Preparedness Conference (PIEPC), which runs through Thursday in Tacoma, Washington.  The conference is part of Mission Manager’s coast-to-coast road show, which includes tactical SWAT venues in New York, Louisiana and Las Vegas over the next few weeks. Here’s a rundown […]

Mission Manager Reps Demonstrate Incident Management Tool at Texas TEMC Emergency Management and TTPOA SWAT Trade Shows

Mission Manager representatives have converged on Texas this week to showcase the company’s incident management software capabilities to the Emergency Management and Law Enforcement communities during two prestigious trade shows – the Texas Emergency Management Conference (TEMC), which runs today and tomorrow in San Antonio, and the Texas Tactical Police Officer Association (TTPOA) SWAT show, scheduled Thursday and Friday in […]

Mission Manager Accepting Enrollment for Advanced Training Workshop, June 2-3, Geared to Public Safety First Responders

Mission Manager is now accepting enrollment for its 2-day Advanced Training Workshop, scheduled June 2-3, 2016, at its San Diego headquarters. Students will receive intensive, hands-on training required to fully implement Mission Manager’s cloud-based incident management system into their organizations. They’ll learn how to configure and customize Mission Manager for their agency’s day-to-day operations and live deployments, and participate […]

From Emergency Management to Law Enforcement, Twitter is Changing the Face of Incident Management and Disaster Response – Hashtag by Hashtag

As Twitter celebrates its 10th anniversary this week, releasing a timeline of its most memorable moments, we’ve all witnessed how the social media giant has changed the world – hashtag-by-hashtag. With its 320 million active users pounding out 140-character limit messages each month, there’s no doubt that Twitter has ramped up communications to unimaginable levels. Twitter has changed the […]