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The Police Communications topic provides news, analysis, tips and info on issues such as D-Block reallocation, interoperability, the 700 MHz public safety broadband spectrum, and 800 MHz narrowbanding deadlines and wireless communications devices.
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August 15, 2013
Tweeting your way to better community relations the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Tweeting your way to better community relations

Using social media has helped humanize police and improve relations with their communities - Full Story
June 26, 2013
A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

A happy anniversary: 5 key themes from 5 great years

Keeping cop killers out of jail, active shooters in schools, and other issues I've covered during my five years (so far) at PoliceOne - Full Story
April 29, 2013
Calif. prisons aim to disconnect unwanted calls the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Calif. prisons aim to disconnect unwanted calls

The plan has so many prongs in its approach, if one doesn't find a particular device, another one surely will - Full Story
April 16, 2013
911 call takers are behind-the-scenes heroes Michelle Perin - Communications and Communicators

911 call takers are behind-the-scenes heroes

During this National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, the community recognizes these first first responders for what they are: Heroes - Full Story
April 16, 2013
Bomb threats: There's an app for that Doug Page - Homeland Technology

Bomb threats: There's an app for that

New app provides emergency managers easy access to map-based bomb standoff distances and hazmat spill evacuation areas - Full Story
February 19, 2013
Facecrook iPhone app: Data recording and info sharing in one place Loraine Burger - For Cops, By Cops

Facecrook iPhone app: Data recording and info sharing in one place

Facecrook is a digital notebook that allows law enforcement to record and share information on suspects and persons of interest - Full Story
February 12, 2013
10 conversations 9-1-1 communicators would like to have Michelle Perin - Communications and Communicators

10 conversations 9-1-1 communicators would like to have

These conversations — really a dispatcher’s inner monologue — are the ones Police Telecommunications Operators would love to have with officers and citizens alike - Full Story
February 11, 2013
Phone app encourages student communication with police the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

Phone app encourages student communication with police

Students in Md. schools can now use a smartphone app to report bullying or other problems to police - Full Story
December 07, 2012
A primer on body-worn cameras for law enforcement the Office of Justice Programs' National Institute of Justice (NIJ) - TechBeat

A primer on body-worn cameras for law enforcement

Body-worn cameras can play an important role as an officer’s technological partner - Full Story
October 27, 2012
Do you need to upgrade to Windows 8? Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

Do you need to upgrade to Windows 8?

Reports from beta test users indicate this is a stable release - Full Story



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