TITLE

A BIG VOICE in the Big Apple

AUTHOR(S)
Jackson, Donny
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;Mar2009, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An interview with New York Police Department (NYPD) communications chief Charles Dowd on the power of broadband technology for public-safety communication is presented. He discusses the need for law enforcement agencies to enter into the deployment of these broadband service. He criticizes the DBlock model for public-safety broadband of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) as a commercial economic desire that is allowed to step on the public-safety needs. He states that voice communications and data are both critical in policing activities.
ACCESSION #
37171005

 

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