Arizona Chapter of Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) & National Emergency Number Association (NENA)

Arizona APCO/NENA Meetings


All meetings begin at 10am and are open to the public, unless otherwise noted.

Executive Meetings:
January 23rd, 2015: Tempe Mission Palms Resort
February 20th, 2015: Gila River Office of Emergency Management
April 17th, 2015: Gila River Office of Emergency Management
May 15th, 2015: Gila River Police Substation - 6960 W Allison Rd, Chandler
July 17th, 2015: Gila River Police Substation - 6960 W Allison Rd, Chandler
August 28th, 2015: Gila River Police Substation - 6960 W Allison Rd, Chandler
October 16th, 2015: Gila River Police Substation - 6960 W Allison Rd, Chandler


General Meetings:
March 20th, 2015: Pima Co. Emergency Communications & Operations Center (PECOC) – Tucson, AZ
June 19th, 2015: Fort Tuthill County Park - Flagstaff AZ (Annual Picnic)
September 10th, 2015: Tempe Mission Palms Resort(State Conference - during closing luncheon)
December 18th, 2015: Phoenix Fire Department (Elections)


If you are interested in giving a short 10-15 minute presentation at any meeting, please contact Sheila Blevins, Marana PD, 520-382-2038 or e-mail: sblevins@marana.com

Upcoming Communications Training


Course Title: Law Enforcement Communications, First Edition
Course Dates: February 29th - March 3rd, 2016
Course Location: Paradise Valley Town Hall, 6401 E. Lincoln Dr Paradise Valley AZ
Course Sponsor: APCO / Paradise Valley Police Department
Course Cost: $389.00 - APCO members receive a $20.00 discount
Details: Effective communications is a critical component of law enforcement service operations. The telecommunicator provides the vital link between citizens and law enforcement responders. APCO Institute's Law Enforcement Communications, 1st Edition course is a vital component in our training selection, by improving service to the caller and increasing safety of the responders. This dynamic course covers the terms, techniques and guidelines required for excellence in law enforcement call handling and radio dispatching. For more information visit APCO's Training & Certification Website

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