Professional Articles

Apr 21, 2021

Joint Intelligence Center, Pacific (JICPAC) – Thinking Back 30 Years

By Vice Admiral Lowell “Jake” Jacoby, U.S. Navy (Retired)

In the years following the creation of JICPAC, there was plenty of misinformation and myth surrounding the consolidation of service intelligence units, including the Navy’s fleet ocean surveillance intelligence centers, into joint intelligence centers. This is what really happened, and why.