The CIP Desk is considered a baseline capability for the State Fusion Center. The CIP Desk within the Michigan Intelligence Operations Center (MIOC) is the centralized location for all critical infrastructure information, warnings, reporting, dissemination and program coordination. The desk provides critical interface between the private and public sectors.
Roles and Responsibilities
Conduct public and private sector outreach to promote capabilities of the MIOC.
Maintain and develop two way communications between the desk and the Critical Infrastructure and Key Resources (CIKR) operators and security mangers to encourage cooperation in information sharing and management.
Work with MIOC analysts to collect and vet Suspicious Activity Reports (SAR).
Serve as the state link to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) for CIKR programs and information sharing.