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Huawei given green light for role in 5G network

28 Jan 2020, 2:05 p.m.

Scotland funds six AI-powered projects to tackle climate crisis

28 Jan 2020, 12:25 p.m.

The Scottish government has selected six applicants for receiving its ...

Stockport council introduces AI-powered chatbot

28 Jan 2020, 12:15 p.m.

UK plans new law for security of internet-connected products

28 Jan 2020, 11:54 a.m.

The UK government is set to bring in a new ...

Government introduces IoT security laws

28 Jan 2020, 11:17 a.m.

GAO: FirstNet Buildout on Track, Contract Oversight Should Be More Transparent

28 Jan 2020, 7 a.m.

AT&T is meeting or on track to meet all nationwide, ...

‘No individual data’ compromised during massive DfE breach, minister claims

27 Jan 2020, 2:05 p.m.

Regulators issue warning over police use of facial recognition

27 Jan 2020, 12:45 p.m.


Latest Resources


BAPCO Strategic Plan 2019-2022

24th Dec 2019

BAPCO Strategic Plan 2019-2022 brochure distributed to all members July 2019

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NG999: Creating the Internet of Life-Saving Things - Jessica Reed

17th Dec 2019

Jessica Reed, Director, Global Expansion, Rapid SOS

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EENA Tech Position Paper December 2019

02nd Dec 2019

EENA Paper calling for stronger collaboration by tech companies with emergency services before launching new tech.

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MAIT - Update and Deployment Plan - Tony Bracey

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Tony Bracey, Joint Emergency Services Group (JESG) Wales

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Cradlepoint in-vehicle LTE router solution wins ESN authorisation at the critical bearer level - Peter Warren

19th Nov 2019

Delivered by Peter Warren, Head of Public Safety, Cradlepoint EMEA

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British APCO (previously known as BAPCO) is now acknowledged as the leading UK based Association in the British Isles for all professionals in public safety and civil contingencies communications and information systems.

British APCO is a growing community with extensive communications knowledge gained as a result of delivering real life public safety.  We are an independent, user led, not for profit association working to improve emergency services and public safety communications and information technology for everybody’s benefit.

British APCO members are an important part of a worldwide network of public safety communications and information technology professionals.  British APCO is affiliated to APCO Global Alliance which includes sister organisations representing public safety users in the USA and Canada.

Our members' individual experience, knowledge and expertise combined with that of our partners worldwide helps British APCO act as a hub for knowledge and support in a fast moving sector focused on public safety.