What's New

Welcome to the IEEE Public Safety Initiative. This is a newly approved effort under IEEE Future Directions. Learn more about the vision and goals of this initiative.

Interest Form Social

 Interested in joining an initiative commitee? Complete the Committee Interest Form to tell us your area of interest and join today!

2024 WF-PST Call for Proposals

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The 2024 IEEE World Forum on Public Safety Technology (WF-PST), welcomes

  • Workshop proposals, half-day or full-day
  • Extended abstracts for Poster presentation
  • Original, innovative, and high-quality papers
  • Tutorials 

Learn more and submit your proposal today


Feature Article

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FEMA and FCC Plan Nationwide Emergency Alert Test for 4 Oct

Test Messages Will be Sent to All TVs, Radios and Cell Phones

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First Responders

Poll: First responders lack the funds to purchase equipment and technology

A majority of first responder agencies lack necessary funds for purchasing equipment and technology

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Drone ice

Studying Climate Change with an Ice Radar Drone

This budget system probes beneath the ice to discover its secrets

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Technology Spotlight

EV charging tower

Tower of Power Charges EVs, No Grid Required

Solar- and wind-based EV charger originally designed for off-grid farms

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African Hydropower

African Hydropower Confronts Cheap Solar and Wind

Climate woes and price-cratering renewables present a rocky course ahead

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call center

Enhancing public safety with real-time crime centers

Recent leaps in intelligence technology have provided new resources that empower law enforcement agencies to respond faste

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Useful Links

IEEE Future Directions