general support

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general support

1. That support which is given to the supported force as a whole and not to any particular subdivision thereof. See also close support; direct support; mutual support; support.
2. (DOD only) A tactical artillery mission. Also called GS. See also direct support; general support-reinforcing; reinforcing.
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The provider would need to work in partnership with local businesses, They would also have a live link to the police via metcall and would be able to speak directly to officers on the ground when directing them to an incident.