Public Safety First Podcast

FirstNet is America’s first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated exclusively to public safety. Public safety fought for this network and the First Responder Network Authority team partnered with first responders to deploy a network that meets their needs. Join Dave Buchanan, host of the “Public Safety First” podcast, to discuss the future of emergency communications and FirstNet, and to hear from first responders about how FirstNet is impacting every-day and emergency operations through improvements to coverage, capacity, applications, devices, and security... Subscribe on iTunes, SoundCloud, and YouTube

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Public Safety First podcast icon, an icon of a finger touching a tablet screen with a photo of a river in Arizona in the back drop and text reading, “Emerging tech means smarter/faster response for Mesa PD” overlay a map of Mesa, Arizona.

In this episode, Mesa (Arizona) Police Department, Sgt. Frailan Young, Jr., discusses the roll out of FirstNet in his agency and how they are developing new technology, including a mobile app, to enhance response times for law enforcement officers. This episode is the next installment in our FirstNet Authority Roadmap podcast series, focusing on User Experience — one of six domains that will guide the FirstNet Authority’s future activities and investments.