The mission of our Chapter is to enhance the overall image of public safety communications. Our mission will be accomplished by actively recruiting new members, and retaining current members, furthermore encompassing the most current training and technologies available. The Chapter will encourage member participation by seeking qualified persons to hold positions of leadership, and urging active involvement in Chapter activities by all members.
NC 9-1-1 Conference Hosts Newtown, Connecticut 9-1-1 Director as Keynote Speaker
The North Carolina Chapter of the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) and the North Carolina Chapter of the National Emergency Number Association (NENA) will be hosting their annual conference at the Sea Trail Conference Center in Sunset Beach, NC September 7-10, 2014. One of the conference highlights is the addition of Maureen Will as the keynote breakfast speaker. Maureen serves as the 9-1-1 Director for Newtown, Connecticut, the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) that fielded the majority of calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School Shooting on December 14, 2012....
Less than Two Weeks Until the 2014 NC NENA/NC APCO Annual Conference
August 26, 2014 - Make plans now to join us for the
2014 NC NENA/NC APCO Annual Conference, September 7-11, 2014 in beautiful Sunset Beach, North Carolina!
The Educational Session Schedule for the 2014 NC NENA/NC APCO Annual Conference has been released and is available on the Conference Schedule page.
Online registration is also now available through the Conference Website.
We hope that you will join us for this excellent training and networking opportunity with fellow 911 and Public-Safety professionals from across North Carolina.
For more details, visit www.nc911conference.com.
North Carolina APCO 2013-2014 President
Wesley Reid sworn in as the 52nd President of NC APCO
During the 2013 NC APCO/NC NENA Annual Conference, Wesley Reid was sworn in as the 2013-2014 President of North Carolina APCO. Wesley serves as the Director of Guilford Metro 911 in Greensboro, NC, and has served on the NC APCO Executive Board for the past two years. Wesley lists one of his main goals in the coming year is to “continue to engage the membership to become active and involved” in the organization.
View Wesley Reid's Welcome Message.
Keep Up with Your Chapter - Join the Mailing List
Through a joint partnership with NC NENA, we encourage you to join the NC APCO/NC NENA Listserv for the latest updates affecting 9-1-1 and Public-safety in North Carolina. For more information and instructions to signup, visit the Email Group page.
Join us for the next NC APCO / NC NENA Business Meeting:
September 10, 2014 - Sunset Beach, North Carolina
Visit the Meetings Page for more details.