Important Issues in 911
The National 911 Program and the 911 community continue to advance these important issues in emergency communication.
911 & FirstNet
Together, they can deliver critically-needed access to public safety.
911 Stats & Data
Nationwide data collection improves understanding of 911 systems.
911’s Role in Post-Crash Care
The right care and transport decisions improve outcomes for crash victims.
Costs & Funding
Explore issues related to funding of 911 and expected costs for NG911.
Planning and risk mitigation, a key element of today’s 911 systems.
Legislation & Policy
State and local legislation impact 911 services across the country.
Next Generation 911
The digital system upgrade replacing the country’s analog infrastructure.
Telecommunicators & Training
Training, recruitment and classification are key for optimal 911 services.
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The Latest 911 Connects Issue
This year marks 41 years of celebrating our nation’s telecommunicators—the public safety
By John Holloway, Office of Global Public Safety Communications, Defense Information Systems
By Harriet Rennie-Brown, Executive Director, The National Association of State 911 Administrators
A variety of projects are underway to fulfill the Program’s efforts to provide federal coordination
The National 911 Program recently released the NG911 Roadmap Progress Report, which details the