Live Sector News

Major digital programmes prompt big surge in government spending on temps

16 Aug 2019, 12:11 p.m.

ICO probes King’s Cross facial recognition

16 Aug 2019, 11:37 a.m.

Heriot-Watt advances creation of National Robotarium in Edinburgh

16 Aug 2019, 11:16 a.m.

Edinburgh-based Heriot-Watt University said that progress is underway on the ...

UKRI launches £5.4m Future Fashion Factory

16 Aug 2019, 11:03 a.m.

The Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) of the UK ...

NHS evaluates 70 bidders for GP IT framework

16 Aug 2019, 8:49 a.m.

‘Huge data breach’ in security platform used by police

15 Aug 2019, 2:23 p.m.

Policymakers and politicians must fill the AI information vacuum

15 Aug 2019, 11:48 a.m.

HMRC seeks digital platform for field fraud officers

15 Aug 2019, 9:04 a.m.


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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.