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About NAPCO-Updates

Wanting to know more about the Northern California Chapter of APCO? Then visit our “About” page. Here you can see who we are, what we do, who we serve, and what our mission is. You can also Join APCO directly from a link down below in addition we have our […]


Frequency Log Updated

The newest frequency log containing FCC updates for Northern California has been posted and is ready for download from NAPCO.org. We are playing a little catch up with getting some back logs posted. These logs were all presented at the Frequency coordination portion of our monthly meetings, just not posted to […]


Emerging Technology News – April 2019

Prepared by Jim Coates Drones used for Public Safety operations provide overhead views after Tornado. https://www.ecnmag.com/news/2019/03/eyes-sky-heat-seeking-drones-used-after-tornado MOTOROLA releases its Mototrbo line of CBRS Spectrum to provide communications to be used for critical infrastructure and campus facilities. https://www.rrmediagroup.com/News/NewsDetails/newsID/18067 https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190318005563/en/ https://www.fcc.gov/wireless/bureau-divisions/broadband-division/35-ghz-band/35-ghz-band-citizens-broadband-radio EMP Electromagnetic Pulses– WASHINGTON – President Donald J. Trump signed the […]


Passing of Randy Hagar 1

It is with deepest sadness and regret that we inform our membership and friends of the passing of Randy Hagar. The chapter was just notified of his passing this past week. Randy passed away on December 7, 2018. He was a long time supporter of the Northern California Chapter of […]


Welcome Back Old Friend

It’s been a long time, and how we have missed you. I’m not talking about Florida recounts. I’m talking about the posted Frequency Log for Northern California. That’s right, it is back on the website. Head on over to the Frequency Log page to check out the most recent posting […]


SETNA Funding Bills

California Senate Bill 870 and Assembly Bill 1836 aim to continue funding sources for the SETNA program and provide a sustainable funding source to provide ongoing support of the legacy 9-1-1 system, build out of Next Generation 9-1-1 (NG9-1-1) and the ongoing deployment of Text to 9-1-1 in California. We need your […]