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Metro Communications on-the-move (SD)

SIOUX FALLS, SD (KELO) — The City of Sioux Falls and Minnehaha County commissioners met Tuesday to finalize a joint-powers agreement that will place Metro Communications under the management umbrella of the City. But this administrative move isn’t the only big change...

Accelerating Your Transition to NG-911 | Police Magazine

In the US, more than 90% of adults own a smartphone. We routinely send texts, take pictures, post videos, and use social media to stay in touch. The ways in which we communicate has had a major impact on all our interactions, including how we engage with public safety...

ECSO get approval for an advanced dispatch system (TX)

ODESSA, Texas (KOSA) -The Ector County Sheriff’s Office will soon have a new piece of technology to help officers respond quicker to accurate locations. The Ector County Commissioners voted in favor of a new CAD system, which stands for computer aided dispatch.


Funding for School and Campus Safety 2023

Wednesday, April 19, 2023 9:30 PT / 10:30 MT / 11:30 CT / 12:30 ET
Improving security at schools and on school grounds through the use of evidence-based technology is a primary mission in our society. There are funding streams available in the federal government which can be used for school and campus safety, but understanding the process of how to apply for grants and determining how to best leverage these funds may seem daunting. Public Sector Grants (PSG) is here to help demystify the process and provide invaluable assistance. Join us as we delve into FY 2023 COPS – School Violence Prevention Program (SVPP) and FY 2023 BJA’s STOP School Violence Program. Kamala Kuhn, Director of Grants Assistance at PSG will provide insight into key requirements of these grants, how they have can be applied, vital deadlines, and much more!

We welcome members of governments at the local, state, federal, and federally recognized tribal nations; public, private, independent, and tribal school districts; members of public safety; and those serving in fields related to improving efforts to reduce violent crimes in and around schools.

Our presenters include:

Kamala Kuhn, Director of Grants Assistance, Public Sector Grants

Jackie Von Schmidt, Lead Product Management & Development • FirstNet, AT&T

Joshua Yeager, Sales Executive Sr Specialist • Integrated Solutions & Consulting, AT&T

Don’t miss this exclusive content and the opportunity to learn with a federal grants expert!


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