Gathers, analyzes, or evaluates information from a variety of sources, such as law enforcement databases, surveillance, intelligence networks or geographic information systems. Uses intelligence data to anticipate and prevent organized crime activities, such as terrorism.
This career is part of the Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security cluster Law Enforcement Services pathway.
A person in this career:
- Validates known intelligence with data from other sources.
- Gathers, analyzes, correlates, or evaluates information from a variety of resources, such as law enforcement databases.
- Prepares comprehensive written reports, presentations, maps, or charts based on research, collection, and analysis of intelligence data.
- Studies activities relating to narcotics, money laundering, gangs, auto theft rings, terrorism, or other national security threats.
- Collaborates with representatives from other government and intelligence organizations to share information or coordinate intelligence activities.
- Evaluates records of communications, such as telephone calls, to plot activity and determine the size and location of criminal groups and members.
- Gathers intelligence information by field observation, confidential information sources, or public records.
- Links or charts suspects to criminal organizations or events to determine activities and interrelationships.
- Studies the assets of criminal suspects to determine the flow of money from or to targeted groups.
- Designs, uses, or maintains databases and software applications, such as geographic information systems (GIS) mapping and artificial intelligence tools.