The company reported CRIMINT information to DES to coordinate with installation agencies to address the violations.
The CRIMINT collected during the platoon mission provided key information to DES to plan future patrolling.
The mission also benefited battalion training readiness by addressing multiple key collective tasks, exercising the battalion staff in MDMP, and providing real-world experience in gathering CRIMINT.
3) This article addresses three of these elements that are essential to improved CRIMINT program development--organization, leadership, and training.
The organizational structure of CRIMINT personnel must be adapted to allow for the necessary degree of collaboration.
Companies developed CRIMINT cells to collect and analyze information from their sectors.
The Fort Hood Police Department made cutting edge changes in military policing by adopting a professional policing model, conducting police performance management, shifting to the use of CRIMINT, and assigning company sectors to solve garrison policing problems.
Other significant items generated by the S2 and integrated into Iraqi police and CF intelligence pools include CRIMINT products such as crime trend analysis briefs, crime trackers, crime indicators and warnings, and descriptions (profiles) of common victims and locations.
On a nearly monthly basis, S2-generated CRIMINT and intelligence products are shared with vetted Iraqi police leaders to enhance their understanding of the OE and encourage Iraqi police to share intelligence with other Iraqi security force and CF elements.
While not all returned to the field to resume duties as a CRIMINT coordinator or investigative operations assistant, many graduates are using the skills and knowledge learned in the course to solve cases and focus investigative resources.
The most important point stressed in the CAPIM Course is that regardless of the software application, techniques, and concepts, true CRIMINT analysis is conducted by the individual analyst.
Routine development of CRIMINT
includes a dedicated process of planning, collecting, evaluating, collating, analyzing, and disseminating PIO products to MP units, other military units, military intelligence units, staff sections, and civilian agencies for potential action on the information turned into intelligence.