State 911


Legislative Update

There are two bills for 2016 that affect public safety communications. The first is AB 510 (Rodriguez D) Wireless 911 calls: emergency telephone user surcharge, and the second is AB 1564 – (Williams D)   Emergency services: wireless 911 calls: routing. Continue reading below to see the text of the bills:


2015 Dispatchers Stress Survey

The San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department and San José State University have partnered to conduct an electronic survey on the Effects of Stress on 9-1-1 Call-takers and Dispatchers. The survey focuses on the 400+ primary Public Safety Answering Points in the State of California. This survey will run for 30 […]


First Net in California – Townhall in San Jose

MESSAGE SENT ON BEHALF OF ASSISTANT DIRECTOR KAREN WONG Dear Public Safety Officials, As you may know, in February 2012, Congress enacted The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act (the Act), containing provisions to advance public safety capabilities in the United States. The Act directs the establishment of […]


FirstNet in California-Town Hall in Fortuna

FIRSTNET IN CALIFORNIA Please Join the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Public Safety Communications on Wednesday, January 28th,2015 from 12:30PM to 3:30PM HUMBOLDT TOWN HALL to be held at: River Lodge Conference Center 1800 Riverwalk Drive Fortuna, CA 95540 Don’t miss California’s Town Hall dedicated to public safety broadband […]


FirstNET in California – Sacramento Town Hall Meeting

Don’t miss California’s Town Hall dedicated to public safety wireless broadband communications! Please Join the California Governor’s Office of Emergency Services Public Safety Communications Thurs. 11.20.14 | 1:00PM – 3:30PM Listen to 9-1-1 perspectives from local first responders California State Lottery | 700 North 10th Street | Sacramento, CA 95811 FirstNet […]


FirstNet in California

MESSAGE SENT ON BEHALF OF ASSISTANT DIRECTOR KAREN WONG Dear Public Safety Officials, As you may know, in February 2012, Congress enacted The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act (the Act), containing provisions to advance public safety capabilities in the United States. The Act directs the establishment of […]