Sutler

9-1-1 Telecommunicator Meets Mother & Baby She Talked Through Delivery

A home delivery in West Virginia went smoothly thanks to the calmness and professionalism of telecommunicator Debra Sutler.

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Mutualink Multimedia Gateway to Enable Multi-Agency Collaboration during Department of Defense Exercise

For the fourth consecutive year, Mutualink is playing an integral role as a core capability at the Joint Users Interoperability Communications Exercise (JUICE), the U.S. Army’s premier joint, coalition, and interagency communications event taking place during June.

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

APCO International is seeking comments on a Candidate American National Standard (ANS) released today that identifies core competencies and minimum training requirements for the public safety communications training coordinator.

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Kristin Ritter

Telecommunicator Spotlight: Kristin Ritter

Ritter is employed as a Senior Emergency Dispatch Aide for Public Safety Communications for Prince George’s County. She has served in this position for five years. In addition, she has served as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician in Calvert County, Md., for the past four years.

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Texting to 9-1-1 Now an Option in Botetourt County, Va.

Botetourt County residents can now send text messages to 9-1-1 as part of recent improvements to the county’s emergency communications center.

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Airbus DS Communications Launches VESTA Alert

The new addition to the VESTA suite of products is a state-of-the-art, map-based solution that quickly and accurately identifies an area at risk to rapidly deliver critical information to the impacted population.

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Federal Engineering Awarded Next Generation 9-1-1 and Radio Consulting Contract by the City of Portsmouth

The City of Portsmouth, VA has awarded Federal Engineering, Inc. (FE) a contract to support the upgrade of its public safety radio and dispatch center systems.

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