Texas Division of Emergency Management State Operations Center

Status

Existing

Descripton

The State Operations Center (SOC), located at DPS Headquarters in Austin. The SOC serves as the state warning point and primary state direction and control facility. It operates 24/7 to monitor threats, make notification of threats and provide information on emergency incidents to local, state, and federal officials, and coordinate state emergency assistance to local governments that have experienced an emergency situation that local response resources are inadequate to deal with.

Stakeholder

Texas Division of Emergency Management

Functionality

Emergency Management