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FCC Announces Additional Members Appointed to the Task Force on Optimal PSAP Architecture

The first meeting of the Task Force is scheduled to take place on January 26, 2015.

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APCO Hires P25 Manager

Devine, a long-standing APCO member, has an extensive background in the public safety communications sector.

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FCC & DHS Issue Joint Bulletin for First Responders on Signal Jammers

The Federal Communications Commission and Department of Homeland Security have issued a joint bulletin on cellular, GPS, Wi-Fi and other signal jammers. Signal jammers are illegal and can interfere with operational channels commonly used by first responders, disrupting vital communications or affecting emergency operations.

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APCO Files Comments on Value of Location Accuracy Roadmap

Roadmap sets course for achieving a dispatchable location for 9-1-1.

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APCO Files Project Initiation Notifications for Two Standard Revisions

Public review and comment period is an important step in the standard development process.

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APCO Seeks Comments on Draft Standard Minimum Training Standard for TTY/TDD Use in the Public Safety Communications Center

Standard written in conjunction with the National Emergency Number Association (NENA).

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APCO Seeks Comments on Draft Standard Core Competencies and Minimum Training Standards for Public Safety Communications Technician

Comments must be submitted by January 26, 2015.

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