Kids Can Now Practice Calling 9-1-1

Thanks to a donation from the officials regulating the 9-1-1 system in Holmes County, the East Holmes Local Schools nurse, Tami Bucklew, was able to purchase an interactive 9-1-1 simulator from Retina Systems.

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APCO International Announces 2015 Award Winners

APCO International is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Public Safety Communications Awards and Technology in Leadership Awards. The winners will be recognized during the Opening General Session at APCO 2015, APCO’s Annual Conference & Expo taking place August 16-19 in Washington, DC.

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Federal Engineering Selected by Sussex County for Mobile Radio Procurement and Implementation Support

Sussex County, VA has extended the Federal Engineering, Inc. (FE) contract to assist the County in procuring and implementing a new public safety mobile radio system.

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Telecommunicator Spotlight: Sheridan Ryan

Sheridan Ryan serves as a Communications Tech II for the Herndon (Va.) Police Department.

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Calif. Girl, 6, Saves Mother with 9-1-1 Call

While mothers across the nation will be bombarded with cards and coffee mugs on Mother’s Day, a Hemet girl gave her mother the best gift of all: a saved life.

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Simoco Upgrades Rutland Regional Emergency Communication Center with Simulcast System for Public Safety Services

Simoco Group and North American partner Beltronics has teamed up with Rutland Regional Emergency Communication Center (RRECC) to deliver a two-channel, three-site simulcast system for the public safety services in Barre, Oakham, and Rutland in Massachusetts – with a fourth site planned in Hubbardston later this year.

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Bravest & Best Honored by State Patrol

30 people – troopers and other State Patrol employees, as well as citizens – were honored for heroism or extraordinary public-service work Monday at the patrol’s annual awards ceremony.

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