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NCJ Number: 67471 Find in a Library
Title: ADVANCED PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM DESIGN FOR HENNEPIN COUNTY (MN) - A REPORT
Author(s): R G VEGEMAST
Corporate Author: Michaud, Cooley, Hallberg, Erickson and Associates, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 44
Sponsoring Agency: Michaud, Cooley, Hallberg, Erickson and Associates, Inc
St Paul, MN 55101
Minnesota Dept of Admin
St Paul, MN 55155
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT DESCRIBES AN ADVANCED PUBLIC SAFETY COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM DESIGN THAT IS FLEXIBLE ENOUGH TO ACCOMMODATE NEW ELECTRONIC SYSTEMS AND TO EXPAND WITH EXPECTED HENNEPIN COUNTY POPULATION GROWTH.
Abstract: THE RECOMMENDATIONS INCLUDE (1) A TWO-WAY RADIO SYSTEM THAT PERMITS INCREASED COORDINATION OF ACTIVITIES FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES, A CLEAR EMERGENCY CHANNEL, TWO FOUR-CHANNEL RADIOS IN EVERY MOBILE UNIT, AND DISPERSION OF BASE STATION EQUIPMENT; (2) A 911 EMERGENCY TELEPHONE SYSTEM TO BE IMPLEMENTED FOR HENNEPIN COUNTY BY JANUARY 1, 1976; (3) A CENTRALIZED DISPATCH CAPABLE OF HANDLING THE DISPATCH OPERATIONS OF ALL SHERIFF, POLICE, AND FIRE ACTIVITIES IN HENNEPIN COUNTY; (4) CONTINUANCE OF THE PRESENTLY PLANNED ONE-WAY AND TWO-WAY DIGITAL PROGRAMS IN SUBURBAN HENENPIN COUNTY AND THE CITY OF MINNEAPOLIS; AND (5) INCORPORATION OF A TELEVISION SITUATION SURVEILLANCE SUBSYSTEM TO BRING BACK LIVE PICTURES OF MAJOR INCIDENTS SUCH AS LARGE FIRES AND CIVIL DISTURBANCES. A COST SUMMARY IS FOLLOWED BY DETAILED DESCRIPTIONS OF EACH COMPONENT, COST ESTIMATES, FOLLOW-ON WORK REQUIRED, AND A DISCUSSION OF SPECIAL SITUATIONS INCLUDING METROPOLITAN STADIUM CROWDS AND WATER PATROL.
Index Term(s): Emergency communications; Minnesota; Nine-one-one (911) emergency telephone number
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