answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

They need to find the source of the disaster, interview witnesses, crowd control, & traffic control. Fighting crime isn't the only function of the police. AND:The police respond to an incident because they handle police duties. The fire department handles fire/rescue duties and the EMT's redpond for EMS duties. Most places have the fire and EMS together to save on staffing,resources, etc. If there is a shooting you need police to stop the shooter, control the crowd, investigate the crime. The Fire/EMS are there to take care of the victim of the shooting. At an auto accident the police direct traffic, investigate, etc. The fire department treats people with injuries, removes safely from vehicles etc.. There are 2 distinct roles and you can divide Fire/Rescue and EMS into two different groups also.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2008-01-01 20:46:39
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Who are the most important officials in the executive branch

What argument for keeping or eliminating the electoral college did you find most compelling

What is one major factor that can result in biased news stories

What are two common strategies that interest groups use to shape public policy

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
3.71
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
28 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why do the police sometimes respond to the scene of a fire or disaster?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
Related questions

Are there any police dogs?

Usually police will have a kaynin to help them with searching but usually it'll be a German Shepard.


Scene names for Danielle?

Danielle Disaster x


How does police keeps us safe?

Police keep us safe by deterring crime. The problem with the police is that 9 times out of time they will respond to the scene following a crime to take report versus being their to prevent it from happening. Further, because many criminals know a investigation by police can lead to their arrest it deters them from committing a crime in some instances. However this does not fully protect society. Therefore the police cannot protect society. It is a respond and report service.


What is a police eoc?

EOC = Emergency Operations Center. Usually an abbreviation referring to the Communications Center or to a mobile incident command center set up temporarily at the scene of a major crime or disaster.


When is a Photo lineups not needed by police?

when the perp is caught at the scene or identified at the scene...............


What is a sentence with scene?

The police arrived on the scene minutes after the 911 call was made.


Who is the first to arrive at a crime scene?

the police


What does 10-18 mean for police?

on scene


What is a sentence using surveyed?

I carefully surveyed the disaster scene, looking for my date.


How do police get their evidence?

recover it from a person or crime scene


Why do police tape of the crime scene?

To preserve evidence


What sentence can you use for scene of the crime?

The police followed the muddy footprints back to the scene of the crime.

People also asked