Homeland Security Unit
The HSU will network extensively with other local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies as well as other public and private organizations. By doing this, we will strengthen our coordinating, planning and training efforts thereby enhancing our services to the community.
Support and enhance the Department's efforts to protect San Francisco while maintaining readiness to defend the City against any attack, foreign or domestic by:
- Increasing protection to the City's transportation system and infrastructures.
- Informing citizens on how to prepare for and deal with disasters.
- Devising and supporting ongoing efforts against terrorism.
Units within HSU
The Homeland Security Unit (HSU) consists of three units. They are:
- Anti Terrorism/Planning/Support & Training Unit
- Tactical Company
- Marine Unit
For more information on each of the units, click on the titles of overview at the top of the page.