L.A. counterterrorism center uses Memex for data sharing
Los Angeles-based Memex Inc., is providing the intelligence management system to support the Los Angeles Joint Regional Intelligence Center (JRIC), the company said Thursday (download PDF). Created to fight terrorism and other criminal activities, the JRIC is a multiagency effort comprising agents from the FBI, the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) and the Department of Homeland Security. The initiative will cover seven counties with a total population in excess of 18 million and a geographic area of about 42,000 square miles.
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