Major Events Division
The Major Events Division (MED) is responsible for all major events that exceed the capabilities and resources of a patrol division. The division is also responsible for the planning, coordination, and training for civil defense and homeland security operations. Major events and operations are categorized as either scheduled or unscheduled events.
Scheduled events are pre-planned events that are scheduled to occur on a certain date and time (e.g., Pro Bowl, Honolulu Marathon, etc.).
Unscheduled events deal with large-scale, natural or man-made events that can occur with little or no warning (e.g., tsunamis, earthquakes, terrorism-related incidents, etc.).
The MED is comprised of the following units and division representatives to address these scheduled and unscheduled events: