Public Safety Alliance
The Public Safety Alliance (PSA) is a partnership among the nation’s leading public safety
associations, including the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO)
International, the International Association of Chiefs of Police, the International Association of Fire
Chiefs, the National Sheriffs’ Association, the Major Cities Chiefs Association, the Major County
Sheriffs’ Association, the Metropolitan Fire Chiefs Association, the National Emergency
Management Association and the National Association of State EMS Officials. PSA is a program of
The purpose of the Public Safety Alliance is to ensure law enforcement, fire and EMS agencies are
able to use the most technologically advanced communications capability that meets the difficult, life-
threatening challenges they face everyday as they protect America.
The goal of the Public Safety Alliance is to raise awareness in Congress and the White House about
what our Nation’s law enforcement, fire and emergency medical services need to build out a
nationwide, interoperable 4G wireless communications network to protect America.