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Communications and Information Systems

Major Michael A. White

Assistant Chief of Staff for Indiana State Police
Communications and Information Systems

Major Mike A. WhiteMajor Mike White assumed duties as the Department’s Assistant Chief of Staff Communications and Information Systems in April 2013. His responsibilities include management of ISP’s Regional Dispatch Centers, Indiana’s Criminal History Repository, the Indiana Data and Communication System (IDACS), Indiana License to Carry a Handgun Program, and the Indiana Vehicle Crash Records Program as well as all information technology needs of the Department.

A native of Indianapolis, Indiana, Major White graduated from the Indiana State Police 51st Recruit Academy on December 4, 1994. Major White’s assignments and previous ranks include: Trooper at the Lowell District; Trooper and Corporal at the Indianapolis District; Trooper assigned to Area V Problem Oriented Policing; Trooper assigned to Executive Protection; Sergeant, First Sergeant, Captain and Major assigned to General Headquarters.

Major White’s education includes a Bachelor’s Degree, and a Master’s in Business Administration with a concentration in Information Technology Management. He is a graduate of the 248th Session of the FBI National Academy. Major White is married and has two children.

Subordinate Elements

The Assistant Chief of Staff / Communications and Information Systems directs the following subordinate elements of the Indiana State Police:

Communication Section

  • Regional Dispatch Center 1 - Lowell
  • Regional Dispatch Center 2 - Fort Wayne
  • Regional Dispatch Center 3 - Bloomington
  • Regional Dispatch Center 4 - Versailles
  • Regional Dispatch Center 5 - Indianapolis
  • Regional Dispatch Center 6 - Toll Road

Criminal Justice Data Division

Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Section

  • Identification Unit
  • Criminal History Administration Unit
  • IDACS Administration Unit
  • IDACS Support Desk

Information Technology Section

  • Communications Systems Unit
  • Systems and Programming Unit
  • Systems Security and Compliance Unit

Firearms License Unit

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