Live Sector News

Welsh govt to begin testing for new digital public services centre

25 Feb 2020, 12:56 p.m.

The Welsh government is set to begin testing for a ...

UK and Canada to invest £8m in 10 AI research projects

25 Feb 2020, 12:54 p.m.

The British High Commissioner to Canada and the Canadian government ...

Why have governments struggled to get it right on digital identity?

25 Feb 2020, 11:44 a.m.

HMCTS launches online tool for separated parents to apply for child visitation

25 Feb 2020, 10:46 a.m.

DWP invites supplier input for digital strategy

25 Feb 2020, 10:17 a.m.

Blue Brexit passports to be ‘most technologically advanced ever’

24 Feb 2020, 2:10 p.m.

UK govt lost more than 2,000 mobile devices in 12 months, says Viasat

24 Feb 2020, noon

At least 2,000 UK government mobile devices, which include laptops, ...

NDEC cyber centre in Wales set to complete one year

24 Feb 2020, 11:55 a.m.

The National Digital Exploitation Centre (NDEC), a £20m cyber centre ...


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.








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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.