New Video Shows How SAFECOM is Helping the Public Safety Community

Author: Wes Rogers, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)

Since its founding in 2001, SAFECOM has worked to improve emergency communication systems’ integrity, security, and interoperability nationwide. In SAFECOM’s first video, SAFECOM in 100 Seconds, stakeholders learned why SAFECOM is important to the public safety community.

Priority Telecommunications Services: Supporting Resilient 911 Communications

By: Dawn Manga, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

As part of National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week (NPSTW), we’d like to remind the 911 community the importance of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s (CISA) Priority Telecommunications Services (PTS).  911 operators and NG 9-1-1 planners depend on secure and interoperable communications to execute their mission-critical operations daily. 

CISA 2020 Year in Review

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) leads the nation’s effort to understand and manage cyber and physical risk to our critical infrastructure. Our 2020 Year in Review displays key examples of CISA’s work to carry out its mission in 2020, including milestones and accomplishments as the Agency advanced strategic priorities to maintain a secure and resilient infrastructure for the nation.   


NCSWIC Membership is comprised of the Statewide Interoperability Coordinator (SWIC) or an acting SWIC representative from each state or territory in the designated region. Each region has its own Regional Interoperability Council (RIC). The interstate RICs were developed to promote communication and collaboration among SWICs for the purpose of establishing interoperable communications solutions with neighboring states, regions, and counties.