What do I know, what do I need to know, what do I want to know about Law Enforcement Intelligence?

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What do I know, what do I need to know, what do I want to know about Law Enforcement Intelligence? by Mind Map: What do I know, what do I need to know, what do I want to know about Law Enforcement Intelligence?

1. Is there a process of sharing intelligence/resources between intelligence units?

2. what type of intelligence can be collected on persons?

2.1. ethics of investigating other police offers

3. Need to know the liaison structure with other agencies, SLTLE

3.1. Fusion Centers? JTTF?

4. Performance Measurement

4.1. Accuracy of estimates

5. How is LE intel treated in other countries?

5.1. International

6. I know it is different from National Security Intelligence and Competitive Intelligence

6.1. Law Enforcement Intelligence needs to understand what can and can't be presented in court. National Intelligence does not have to worry about this

6.2. Need to know organizational structure of whichever place I apply

6.3. Need to know how the organization works and its resources for intelligence

6.4. Need to know how to interact with the patrol officers in order to best receive useable information for intelligence

7. Have to be careful about collecting and keeping information files

7.1. Are there guidelines available for deciding what you can collect and keep?

7.1.1. How long can you retain information?

7.1.2. An intel analyst cannot violate a citizen's rights

7.2. Database Management

7.2.1. how much information to share with public?

7.2.2. Use of Open Source intelligence

8. Application of LEI against US citizens vs foreigners

8.1. Individual's civil rights

9. What can't I collect

9.1. Collection methods: covert vs overt

9.1.1. is covert collection legal?

9.2. Why can't I collect it?

9.2.1. When can I be prosecuted for improper use of LEI?

10. How does the intelligence cycle differ from small police departments to large ones?

10.1. Since the Intelligence Cycle is an on-going process, why is "evaluation" a specified step?

10.2. How much does the Law Enforcement Intelligence community work together?

11. Laws. 28 CFR Part 23

11.1. Memorandum of Agreement vs. Mutual Aid Pact

12. How does law enforcement intelligence interact with national security intelligence?

12.1. law enforcement intelligence is constrained by US law

12.1.1. how does the community interact with law enforcement intelligence?

13. Interaction with the general population

13.1. Elicitation

13.2. Solicitation

14. What kind of education/work experience is required to become a law enforcement intelligence analyst?

15. What tools are available for LE Intell Analysts

15.1. Statistical Programs

15.2. Mapping Programs

15.3. Information and Intelligence Databases

16. Need to know: Opportunities (Local, International)? Starting/Average Salary

16.1. Internships?

17. Predictive Profiling

17.1. Law

17.2. Ethics

18. A unified theory of LEI that goes past organizational jargon

18.1. Process Improvement

18.1.1. Flow

19. Community Policing

19.1. Community Led-policing should be expanded to include Intelligence-led policing

19.2. B

20. Can "standards" ever be set? Statewide? Nationwide? By who?

20.1. Standardized Framework

20.2. Should they?

21. Where in the nation was Law Enforcement Intel first used?

21.1. At what level of government?

22. How do turf wars between agencies and jurisdictions affect the process?

23. What is the demand for Law Enforcement analysts?

23.1. How many law enforcement analysts are in the United States currently?

23.2. Sworn vs. Non-Sworn?

23.2.1. Clearance?

23.2.2. Do most LE analysts handle non-classified data?

24. How much is the collection process restricted by the need to make sure information will be able to go to court?

24.1. The goal is that information must be admissible in court.

24.1.1. Application of LEI in prosecution Need to know how to make intelligence products useable and admissible in a court of law

25. How to get past organizational rivalries in information sharing

25.1. Information Sharing

25.1.1. State vs. Local vs. Federal - what are the differences? problems?

26. which jurisdictions have robust intelligence units? which do not?

26.1. Do small towns NEED LE Analysts or are they only necessary for high crime towns and cities?

27. Is there an authoritative guide for intelligence among all LE agencies? Or does each agency treat their intelligence differently.

27.1. I would think every agency has their only Intelligence cycle that they train their analysts on, however, they don't want to share that info with the public

28. How much do Law Enforcement Intelligence professionals work with Legal professionals? (i.e. lawyers, prosecutors)

28.1. Need to know how best to integrate with other agency functions in my jurisdiction

29. LE Intel for relative agencies is limited by jurisdiction,

30. information/intelligence collected on a person must be for a future crime.

30.1. Predictive policing?

31. What is the process intelligence agencies use when working together?

32. What is the salary for LE intel analysts?