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Richmond 9-1-1 Switches to Internet-based System to Prepare for Future Advancements

January 12, 2022

No longer relying on copper wires to transmit calls, the Richmond Department of Emergency Communications switched to an Internet Protocol-based 9-1-1 system in late 2021.

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Young Professional Spotlight: Monica McCullough, Williamson County Department of Emergency Communications

January 10, 2022

This quarter’s Young Professional Spotlight is Monica McCullough. Monica is a 29-year-old Communications Training Officer for Williamson County Department of Emergency Communications in Franklin, TN.

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Technology

Intrado Is Mapping a Course for NextGen GIS Success in Public Safety

January 10, 2022

Sponsored Content Data can be incredibly valuable; but like most things that are worth a lot, it needs to be…

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NASNA Selects Mission Critical Partners for Interoperability Policy Workshops

January 7, 2022

State College, Pa. (January 6, 2022) — The National Association of State 911 Administrators (NASNA) selected Mission Critical Partners (MCP)…

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APCO

Silent Key: Charles F. English

December 29, 2021

Charles F. English, 94, a past president of APCO International, 1984-1985, and lifetime APCO member, passed away November 5 in Cary, North Carolina.

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APCO Seeks Working Group Members to Create a Supplemental Emergency Responder Recommendation Standard

December 24, 2021

APCO International has issued a call for participation for working group members to participate in the development of APCO candidate ANS for Supplemental Emergency Responder Recommendations.

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Hexagon’s Police Records System Deployed by San Angelo, Texas  

December 16, 2021

(HUNTSVILLE, Ala., December 16, 2021) – Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division today announced the City of San Angelo, Texas,…

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APCO

Silent Key: Gary Lee Peters

December 9, 2021

Gary Peters, president and CEO of ProComm Alaska, LLC and an active APCO member, passed away Nov. 16 at the age of 67 in Palmer, Arkansas. He was a resident of Talkeetna, Alaska. Peters was a giant in the field of telecommunications – well known and much loved by friends and colleagues.

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Police Rely on Dejero GateWay for Critical Communications During San Diego’s Comic-Con Special Edition Event

December 9, 2021

Waterloo, Ontario, December 7, 2021 — Dejero, an innovator in resilient connectivity for critical communications, recently supported the San Diego Police Department’s…

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