emergency communications system

Yakima Police Looking for Solutions to Bad Radio Communication
Communication is essential in an emergency, but Yakima has multiple dead spots around the city where police radios don't work, meaning officers could be calling to report a problem and not be heard by dispatch. Our news partner KIMA Action News reports Yakima has been working to solve the issue…
Yakima Police to Get New Radios, Communications Equipment
Emergency communication will see a major upgrade after the Yakima City Council recently authorized spending $500,000 on new police radio equipment. Communications Manager Wayne Wantland says the money comes from a city utility tax increase that will eventually fund the hiring of 12 new police of…