DHS: First responder communication essential

Communication among police, fire, emergency medical services and other first responders is on the cusp of getting a lot easier.

The Homeland Security Department’s science and technology directorate is making interaction possible across different frequencies.

In the fifth part of his series, DHS science and technology: A vision of what’s possible, FederalNewsRadio’s Jason Miller takes a look at how the interoperability and compatibility office is facilitating this change.

Online Chat: DJ Kachman, the Veterans Affairs Department’s director of mobile and security technology transformation lead, on April 10, at 1 p.m.