1- What are the strengths and limitations of a distributed homeland security intelligence production — a federal system with in dependent and largely “sovereign” state, local, tribal jurisdictions? Provide for at least one specific suggestion for improvement as it relates to one of the limitations you found within the homeland security intelligence production. Locate the nearest Fusion Center to you via the U.S. Homeland Security link https://www.dhs.gov/fusion-center-locations-and-contact-information. Once you find your local Fusion Center, discuss the specific role of mission of that Fusion Center. A good suggestion on making your answer easy to read is for you to separate each aspect of the question into different paragraphs or use headers to separate the various aspects.
2- It is said that “intelligence is central to everything DHS does” (Charlie Allen, former Undersecretary for Intelligence and Analysis at DHS). Based on your reading and experience, is this true? Since the biggest emerging threat appears to be cyber terrorism related, how is intelligence central to understanding this threat vector? Explain your reasoning in detail. A good suggestion on making your answer easy to read is for you to separate each aspect of the question into different paragraphs or use headers to separate the various aspects.