Sep 7, 2017
Sep 11, 2017

Urban Shield

Alameda County, California, United States

Urban Shield has grown into a comprehensive, full-scale regional preparedness exercise.

The Alameda County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) will host Urban Shield 2017, a planned training exercise involving local, national, and international first responder agencies. This 48-hour exercise will be managed utilizing the National Incident Management System (NIMS) and the Standardized Emergency Management System (SEMS). The event incorporates the guiding principles from the National Response Framework (NRF) to assist tactical teams as well as all first responders, to prepare for and provide a unified response to disasters and major emergencies.