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The public safety community on FirstNet now has access to the nation’s largest coverage footprint.

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FirstNet: Providing the coverage you need when it matters most

FirstNet is more than a wireless network.  We are your partner in public safety, dedicated to supporting your communication needs with a 10-year investment initiative to enhance and evolve coverage and build a 5G core. With FirstNet, first responders get access to the nation’s largest footprint, reaching more than 2.97 million square miles across the country. That’s over 250,000 square miles more than commercial networks – giving you access to an entire ecosystem of innovative solutions to help keep you mission ready.

The power behind San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s public safety response

“As a leader, I feel a great responsibility for the safety of my community. And  FirstNet helps me fulfill that responsibility.”

Ian Parkinson, Sheriff, San Luis Obispo County

Improving emergency response for diverse geographies

San Luis Obispo County Sheriff's Office covers an area encompassing mountain ranges, agricultural land, shoreline and urban areas.

See how FirstNet helps the agency stay connected in this geographically diverse community

Interoperability critical when lives are at stake

When coordinating mutual aid to help apprehend a murder suspect, the San Luis Obispo Sheriff's Office relied on FirstNet to help with communications.

The only network built with and for America’s first responders.

America’s public safety network surpasses 2.97 million square miles, expands first responder access to 5G and strengthens commitment to mission-ready infrastructure. Read more

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