The advanced network and technology for first responders
Our mission is to provide frontline workers with reliable solutions to help keep them connected, in any situation. Built right for first responders.
Reliability and resiliency
With America’s most reliable network,1 Verizon helps ensure that first responders can stay connected when and where they need it most.
Real interoperability can help ensure first responders have seamless priority and preemption, across carriers and networks.
The power of 5G
The fastest 5G in the world, our 5G Ultra Wideband network2 has low latency and will enable force-multiplying solutions.
Our platform includes Mobile Broadband Priority and Preemption, to help ensure communications continue to operate.
Built on a virtual core, our platform rapidly scales to deliver emerging tech, so there’s no need to wait for hardware upgrades.
We’re committed to building innovative solutions that help deliver tech and services that can support first responders in saving lives.
Verizon Response Team helps first responders, government agencies, nonprofits and more stay connected 24/7 during emergencies and beyond.
Stay connected and response-ready in an emergency with these priority communications solutions.Learn more
Get reliable communications that help facilitate near real-time decisions.Learn more
Response Devices & Equipment
Support first responders in almost any location with networks and devices built for tough missions.Learn more
Committed to the mission.
As the trusted advanced network and technology provider, Verizon supports first responders in their mission to protect and serve our communities.
America's #1 network in public safety.
U.S. population covered by our 4G LTE. About 372 million people, over 2.68 million sq mi.
Customer engagements supported by the Verizon Response Team in 2020.
Permanent generator penetration and macro cell sites across the U.S.
Battery backup across macro cell sites in the U.S.
Verizon Helps Pueblo of Santa Clara Prepare for Natural Disasters
Learn how Verizon helps fire and rescue teams communicate in rugged, culturally sensitive terrain and extreme weather.Learn more
Comms and Deliveries Restored After a Hurricane Devastates Puerto Rico
Learn how a private sector partnership and fresh thinking helped Puerto Rico reopen essential delivery channels post-hurricane.Learn more
Helping to Transform Law Enforcement’s Role in Crisis Intervention
Learn how Verizon helps the Harris Center and Harris County Sheriff’s Office improve outcomes during mental health crisis response.Learn more
5G Innovation for Public Safety
See how our 5G Ultra Wideband could potentially help first responders protect and save lives in new ways.Watch now
Empowering Public Sector Personnel with Connected Fleets
See how LTE Vehicle Internet enables you to monitor fleet performance and gain insights into critical indicators.Watch now
Verizon First Responder Advisory Council
VFRAC seeks feedback from first responders to help us tailor our technology to better serve their missions.Learn more
A Conversation with Top Public Safety Experts
NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton discusses top public safety issues and how to navigate them in a changing environment.Watch now
2021 Data Breach Investigations Report
The DBIR team analyzed 29,207 real-world security incidents. Find out what they discovered about the 2021 threat landscape.Read the white paper
MSI 2021: A Deep Dive into Mobile Security in Government Agencies
Read this report for a deep dive into the latest mobile security risks and learn steps you can take to secure your missions.Read the white paper
News & EventsLearn more
Hear announcements and learn about events across the country to help you stay current on solutions impacting your industry.
Our CommitmentLearn more
Do more with less, and create advantages for both you and the people you serve with advanced public safety communications systems.
1 America’s most reliable network based on rankings from the RootMetrics US National RootScore Report 1H 2021. Tested with the best commercially available smartphones on 3 national mobile networks across all available network types combined. Not a specific finding as to 5G networks.
2 5G Ultra Wideband available only in parts of select cities. Global claim from May 2020, based on Opensignal independent analysis of mobile measurements recorded during the period January 31 – April 30, 2020 © 2021 Opensignal Limited.