CAL STAC California State Threat Assessment Center
Protecting society through shared information and communication
The State Threat Assessment System (STAS) helps safeguard the communities of California by serving as a dynamic security nexus comprised of the State, four Regional and a major urban area Fusion Center. The STAS assists in the detection, prevention, investigation and response to criminal and terrorist activity, disseminates intelligence and facilitates communications between state, local, federal, tribal agencies and private sector partners, to help them take action on threats and public safety issues. The STAS is a key component of California's Homeland Security Strategy.
Privacy and Protection of Civil Liberties
Foster a collaborative effort to enhance the reporting, tracking, analysis, and assessment of criminal threat information and suspicious activity.
Produce and share timely and actionable homeland security information.
Enhance the safety of the citizens of California, while rigorously protecting their privacy, civil rights, and civil liberties.