|Series||S. hrg -- 110-593|
|LC Classifications||KF26 .H636 2008e|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iii, 97 p. :|
|Number of Pages||97|
|LC Control Number||2009358737|
Management challenges facing the Federal Protective Service: what is at risk iii, 97 p. (OCoLC) Online version: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia. management challenges facing the federal protective service: what is at risk? hearing before the oversight of government management, the federal workforce, and the district of columbia subcommittee of the committee on homeland security and governmental affairs united states senate one hundred tenth congress second session j The Federal Protective Service Faces Several The Federal Protective Service Faces Several Challenges That Hamper Its Ability to Protect Federal FPS also lacks a reliable data management. The Federal Protective Service protects Federally-owned and -leased facilities, including threat reduction, security countermeasures, enforcement response, dispatch, alarms, contract guards.
What GAO Found. Several of the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Federal Protective Service's (FPS) guard requirements are generally comparable to those of the six selected agencies GAO reviewed, but FPS faces challenges in some aspects of guards' training. FPS and the six selected agencies GAO reviewed require basic, firearms. Federal Protective Service struggles with new management tools Nine months into job, director hasn’t implemented GAO recommendations on training and tracking guard assignments. Charles S. Author: Charles S. Clark. CIGIE’s Top Management and Performance Challenges Facing Multiple Federal Agencies biennial report consolidates and provides insight into the most frequently reported management and performance challenges identified by Offices of Inspector General. The Federal Protective Service protects federal facilities, their occupants, and visitors by providing superior law enforcement and protective security services, and by leveraging our access to the intelligence and information resources of our network of federal, state, local, tribal, territorial, and private sector partners.
The Federal Protective Service protects about 9, federal facilities and their occupants. FPS is part of the Department of Homeland Security, but it's been moved to two different "parent agencies" within the department in the last 15 years. Reorganization can affect an agency's performance. After each move, FPS faced new duties and challenges. Comments: In , GAO reported that the Federal Protective Service (FPS) faced a number of challenges with its Risk Assessment and Management Program (RAMP) that prevented it from conducting risk assessments of federal facilities and reliable guard inspections as intended. Specifically, GAO reported that FPS did not adequately follow project management best practices in developing . Management challenges facing the Federal Protective Service: what is at risk?: hearing before the Oversight of Government Management, the Federal Workforce, and the District of Columbia Subcommittee of the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Tenth Congress, second session, J FEDERAL PROTECTIVE SERVICE. Basic Security Charge. The basic security charge pays for services such as facility security assessments, risk management, preliminary investigations, the detention of suspects, hour security alarm monitoring, response to emergency calls, and awareness training for employees. This fee is charged to all federal File Size: KB.