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Idaho State Police Receives APCO’s Agency Training Program Certification

Agency will be recognized at APCO’s Annual Conference & Expo.

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Montgomery County Dept. of Public Safety Receives APCO’s Agency Training Program Certification

Agency will be recognized at APCO’s Annual Conference & Expo.

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Southwest Central Dispatch Receives APCO’s Agency Training Program Certification

Agency will be recognized at APCO’s Annual Conference & Expo.

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Derry Fire Department Receives APCO’s Agency Training Program Certification

Agency will be recognized at APCO’s Annual Conference & Expo.

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Successful FCC Auction Funds Significant Public Safety Priorities

Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) concluded its most successful spectrum auction in history, known as the “AWS-3” auction, making 65 MHz of spectrum available for wireless services. Importantly, and pursuant to the same legislation that will lead to the deployment of the FirstNet nationwide public safety broadband network, the auction proceeds will fund several […]

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APCO Applauds FCC Action to Improve 9-1-1 Location Accuracy

Today, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International – the world’s largest association of public safety communications professionals – welcomed the adoption of new rules by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that will ensure emergency responders have the information they need to find 9-1-1 callers. The general public is increasingly using cell phones to […]

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APCO Announces Approval of Standard for Public Safety Telecommunicators When Responding to Calls of Missing, Abducted and Sexually Exploited Children

The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International received final approval from ANSI on January 8, 2015 for an American National Standard (ANS) that identifies standard practices for responding to calls of missing, abducted and sexually exploited children.

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