[Answer] Which agency responds to an incident when it has the potential to expand beyond the capability of local jurisdiction?

Answer: State Government
Which agency responds to an incident when it has the potential to expand beyond the capability of local jurisdiction?

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is an agency of the United States Department of Homeland Security initially created under President Jimmy Carter by Presidential Reorganization Plan No. 3 of 1978 and implemented by two Executive Orders on April 1 1979. The agency s primary purpose is to coordinate the response to a disaster that has occurred in the United States and that …

The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA; / d i. i ˈ eɪ /) is a United States federal law enforcement agency under the U.S. Department of Justice tasked with combating drug trafficking and distribution within the U.S. It is the lead agency for domestic enforcement of the Controlled Substances Act sharing concurrent jurisdiction with the Federal Bureau of Investigation the U.S. Immigration …

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The Incident Command System (ICS) is a standardized approach to the command control and coordination of emergency response providing a common hierarchy within which responders from multiple agencies can be effective.. ICS was initially developed to address problems of inter- agency responses to wildfires in California and Arizona but is now a component of the National Incident …

The Hostage Rescue Team (HRT ) is the elite tactical unit of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). The HRT was formed to provide a full-time federal law enforcement tactical capability …

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