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Tampa 911 Wireless Outage

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Tampa, Florida Police and Fire both were having issues receiving wireless 911 calls on Friday, September 7th. The issues only impacted some callers and resulted in a “fast busy” signal when 911 was dialed. Tampa Police, Fire, and city government circulated notices advising citizens to call ten digit...
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New Resource: 9/11 Audio Tapes

On September 11, 2001 the United States was attacked. Terrorists hijacked 4 airplanes, crashing all of them and killing almost 3,000 people while injuring over 6,000 others. The attacks forever changed America, and our industry as a whole. Listening to the tapes from September 11th is chilling. The...
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Massachusetts Deploying RapidSOS Statewide

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The Massachusetts State 911 Department is in the final stages of deploying RapidSOS’s 911 Clearing House service to the over 200 PSAPs across their state. The service connects the state’s 911 system with a variety of location data sources that can be provided by handsets that are not...
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1 October After Action Report Released

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency, Clark County Fire, and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police have released a comprehensive After Action Report detailing the events of the mass shooting during the Route 91 Harvest Festival last October. The report speaks highly of the overall response by the numerous agencies involved,...
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