The TRT's equipment consists of a wide variety of state-of-the-art personal protective equipment (PPE) including Lanx Suits, self contained breathing apparatus (SCBA), Patriot Hybrid Life Support Systems and other specialized tools and materials necessary to safely operate CBRN environments and in areas where a terrorist attack of any kind has occurred.
Establishing a strong relationship and cooperative partnerships between the Alton Police Department and various other city, state and federal agencies is critical when devising plans to combat and adequately respond to acts of terrorism. These relationships allow the Alton Police Department to stay informed of any intelligence reports, and to be prepared to take any necessary action to serve the citizens of Alton.
The following links to information are designed to acquaint you with the threat of terrorism and what can be done to prepare, survive and respond to a terrorist attack.
Citizens Preparedness Guide
Preparing Makes Sense, Get Ready Now
Are You Ready? An In-depth Guide to Citizen Preparedness