• 5G: Improve
    mission-critical outcomes
    for first responders.

    On the front lines, every detail is critical and every second counts. That’s why Verizon Frontline is built for 5G from America’s most reliable 5G network*—to help deliver high quality information to first responders and public safety agencies faster





    *Most reliable 5G network based on more first place rankings in RootMetrics’ 5G data reliability assessments of 125 metro markets conducted in 2H 2021. Tested with best commercially available smartphones on three national mobile networks across all available network types, excluding C-band. Your experiences may vary. RootMetrics rankings are not an endorsement of Verizon.

  • Explore 5G possibilities for first responders.*

    With higher speeds, massive bandwidth and low latency, 5G Ultra Wideband will be able to power transformative capabilities that can help bring better information to the front lines faster to improve crisis response. 5G innovations in public safety are ideal for:

  • Enhanced situational awareness for first responders

    First responders could utilize 5G-enabled cameras and sensors to receive near real-time information that can help them effectively respond to the scene of an emergency.

    Explore now
  • Improved response times with 5G-enabled drones

    Aerial views provided by fleets of drones could help emergency teams gather and relay information as quickly as possible to officials arriving first to the scene.

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  • AR-enabled training simulations

    5G-enabled augmented reality (AR) training simulations could help first responders receive immersive training experiences in a faster, more cost-effective way. 

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  • *Future use case; not all technical capabilities currently available.
    5G Ultra Wideband (UWB) available in select areas. 5G UWB access requires a 5G-capable device with select voice/data and 5G UWB plans. 5G Nationwide available in 2,700+ cities.

  • Learn how Verizon is
    helping the Department
    of Defense explore 5G frontiers.

    Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Miramar is the first
    U.S. military base to have access to Verizon’s 5G Ultra
    Wideband service. See how Miramar and Verizon are
    working together to transform operations in areas
    ranging from communications to base security.

    See how 5G transforms operations

    Listen to the 5G at Miramar webinar on demand

  • The appearance of U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) visual information does not imply or constitute DoD endorsement.
    Photo by Lance Cpl. Taylor Bidon, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar


  • Our experts discuss key 5G public safety uses.

    • Smart driving

      Public safety agencies could take advantage of 5G-connected cellular technology to enhance situational awareness in communities, helping drivers and pedestrians stay safe on the roads.

      See how

    • Managed venues

      Learn how Tampa Bay collaborates with public safety and uses advanced 5G security technology to keep fans safe while they stay focused on enjoying their experiences. 

      Learn more

      Read the case study
  • 5G Ultra Wideband available in select areas. 5G Ultra Wideband access requires a 5G-capable device with select voice/data and 5G Ultra Wideband plans. 5G Nationwide available in 2,700+ cities.

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  • Take your 5G knowledge further.

  • Verizon Frontline

    Verizon Frontline is the advanced network and technology that offers access to data and reliable communications to help public safety and frontline workers achieve their missions.

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  • Public safety driven
    by 5G

    5G innovations could help first responders and others on the front line keep our communities safe and protected.

    Learn about 5G
  • Benefits of 5G and network slicing

    Network slicing is a powerful tool that could offer customizable 5G services for first responders.

    Read the article
  • 5G benefits uniquely targeting public safety

    There are four high-level benefits that will be generated by the technological innovations of 5G.

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  • Emergency care transformation

    5G could open the door to an exciting new era of remote emergency care.

    Explore possibilities
  • Powering AI and IoT with 5G

    Use artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things (IoT) together to automate and transform the way organizations operate.  

    See how

Verizon Frontline is built
for 5G.

With the coverage of 5G Nationwide and the performance of 5G Ultra Wideband, Verizon provides the network and tools to support the evolving needs of those on the front lines.

  • Fiber


    • Achieving 5G Ultra Wideband’s extraordinary speeds requires a massive fiber infrastructure to support key communications, such as the streaming of large volumes of high-quality video that can help enhance situational awareness.
  • Millimeter-wave spectrum


    • Millimeter-wave and C-Band spectrum can deliver 5G Ultra Wideband’s transformative performance and expanded coverage helping first responders share mission-critical information quickly and effectively.
  • Small-cell deployment

    Small-cell deployment

    • Verizon has relationships in place with large and small municipalities, enabling its small-cell deployment and helping to ensure reliable connectivity in critical situations.
  • Edge computing

    Edge computing

    • Mobile edge computing (MEC) could deliver access to the tools, power and locations to deploy and quickly scale public safety operations.
  • 5G Ultra Wideband (UWB) available in select areas. 5G UWB access requires a 5G-capable device with select voice/data and 5G UWB plans. 5G Nationwide available in 2,700+ cities.

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