The latest BAPCO news

Our BAPCO news is updated regularly to bring you all the latest venue, sponsor, exhibition, workshop and conference information. Please check back to stay ahead of the latest developments in this must-attend event.

Call for papers for BAPCO 2019

Published: 31 July 2018

TCCA's Critical Communications Europe (CCE) in conjunction with the BAPCO Annual Conference & Exhibition

Published: 21 March 2018

BAPCO and TCCA have today announced that TCCA's Critical Communications Europe (CCE) event will take place in conjunction with the BAPCO Annual Conference & Exhibition, the BAPCO Show, at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, UK in March 2019.

Adashi Systems unveils a revolutionary incident management system

Published: 14 March 2018

Adashi will unveil its response and incident management software at the BAPCO Annual Conference and Exhibition at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry 20th-21st March 2018.

Motorola Solutions to launch Pronto Biometrics - cutting edge mobile access to the new Biometrics Services Gateway

Published: 09 March 2018

Pronto Biometrics fingerprint identification - protecting police and the public with faster, more efficient fingerprint identification.

Milan Municipal Police using Hytera radios

Published: 02 March 2018

​Together with its Italian partner, TP S.r.l. (Telecomunicazioni Professionali), Hytera Mobilfunk GmbH has equipped the Polizia Locale di Milano – the Milanese municipal police – with a total of 1750 new TETRA radios.


Published: 28 February 2018

The UK government's LTE-based planned replacement for Airwave, the Emergency Services Network, has achieved its first successful demonstration over a live public mobile system.


Published: 13 February 2018

Airbus has announced that it will be provide the 54th Munich Security Conference with mission-critical and "tap-proof" communications, when it takes place at the end of this week.

Covert and overt blue light installations in action

Published: 08 February 2018

Premier Communication Electronics (PCE) specialises in two-way radio and mobile communications. They design, install, service, and support every aspect of customers’ communication systems

Repeaters in public safety in the UK

Published: 05 February 2018

​Since its inception in 2012, FalTech GPS has helped police and fire services across the UK to enhance public safety and improve emergency services’ incident response times.

‘Sure Antennas to reveal the ‘Mallard’ at 25th BAPCO Annual Conference & Exhibition’

Published: 05 February 2018

Sure Antennas specialises in the design and manufacturer of vehicle antennae for radio communication equipment in overt and covert operations.

Designed to be rugged from the ground up

Published: 01 February 2018

Getac’s mission is to assist organisations in optimising their mobile productivity, to overcome business challenges and get the most out of resources at their disposal. Utilising our innovative technology and our passion in helping save resources, time and money to provide greater customer value.

Mobilising modern policing

Published: 31 January 2018

Black Marble has continued to innovate, expanding on their true collaboration platform to build future products such as tuServ’s scene of crime application utilising advances in virtual reality with HoloLens.


Published: 30 January 2018

Read BAPCO CEO's latest blog, providing exciting insights and updates for what to expect at BAPCO 2018. Join us for 2 busy days of updates, business & networking!

Intelligence in Critical Operations

Published: 23 January 2018

Sensors, mobile devices, Internet data sources, network equipment, applications all produce data. Trying to understand everything that is happening around us easily leads to information overflow, as our environment is getting more advanced and more complex. How many systems can a person monitor simultaneously while effectively make conclusions and better decisions based on the received information?

An insight into 100 years of innovation with Brother UK

Published: 22 January 2018

Whatever computer you are using, and whatever the environment, if you are mobile working, Brother has a mobile print solution to enable on the spot printing of self-adhesive labels and receipts from A4 paper down to 2".


Published: 13 December 2017

Registration for the BAPCO Annual Conference and Exhibition 2018 is now open, taking place at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry, on 20-21 March.

British APCO launches new website

Published: 01 December 2017

On Friday 24 November 2017, British APCO launched its new website which is open to all but with extra features for members. British APCO works continually to ensure that the member benefits, facilities and opportunities that we provide are constantly developing and maximised.

Home Office awards ESN smartphone contract to Samsung

Published: 30 November 2017

​The Home Office has awarded a contract for the supply of smartphones and related accessories for use on the Emergency Services Network (ESN)

Discover the latest BAPCO news on social media

Published: 23 October 2017

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BAPCO Conference and Exhibition proves again to be the must-attend event for Public Safety Communications professionals

Published: 23 October 2017

Over 1,800 visitors attended BAPCO 2017 across its two days. Attendees came from 600 organisations, with more than 70 per cent employed at manager level or above.

National Audit Office Report into the ESN Published

Published: 15 September 2016

The National Audit Office has published its report on upgrading emergency service communications: the Emergency Services Network. It contains some difficult observations on the risks involved. Interestingly the Home Office has been allowed some additional text after the conclusion.

eCall Event 13th September

Published: 15 September 2016

A well planned, well attended and informative day. Nothing but positive feedback received from delegates on this event run by British APCO with fantastic support from Avaya UK. The British APCO eCall event on the 13th September was a resounding success. From the planning to the event logistics, from the administration to the speakers, everything was high quality and delivered as promised.