Broadband & Public Safety

05 January 2017

The Government Technology online newsletter reported on a recent panel discussion at CES 2017 on ways broadband can transform public safety operations. FirstNet President TJ Kennedy moderated the panel that included Los Angeles Police Department CIO Maggie Goodrich, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Assistant Sheriff Tom Roberts, and FirstNet Senior Advisor Bill Schrier. Read more about what this group had to say about what's next in the industry and how public safety personnel can benefit from the changes.


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