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Minnesota Public Safety Wireless Broadband Exercise

Elk River Exercise for web.jpgIf you live in the Elk River area, or are just driving through, you may see increased law enforcement vehicles and personnel November 24. Don't worry. It's a training exericise. DPS-ECN, the Elk River Fire Department, NewCore Wireless and Great River Energy are partnering to conduct a first-of-its-kind exercise to show the benefits of using a dedicated public safety broadband  network to send pictures and data during an emergency. Exercise players used various cameras, hand-held devices and other cool gadgets provided by Motorola, Sonim, OnCall, NMotion and Physical Sciences. ​