Available from Defense Group Inc./ CoBRA Software
Hostage and Crisis Negotiation Software.
Based on national guidance and training for Crisis Negotiation Teams, the TACT solution provides specific tools in the management of hostage and barricade incidents, by building complete situational awareness via digital tools and data specific to the crisis negotiation team and situation.
TACT consists of negotiation aids, a digital situation board, chat, tools and incident data recording for the coach and the primary negotiator.
A throw phone can be connected to the TACT system to record dialog. These audio files can be added to the video and picture collaboration between tactical and off-site team members, thus allowing quick dissemination of intel to appropriate players for complete situational awareness.
TACT floating WEB license allows Crisis Teams to bring remote subject matter experts into the incident. For instance, if the situation requires a unique foreign language speaker, or a cultural expert, the team can forward a web link and password to the Subject Matter Expert anywhere in the world.
The Throw Phone Recorder tool can also be used to replay or email recorded conversations with the suspect Additional tool provides stand-off distance information to the team should explosives be involved. TACT also includes NIMS forms.