Archive for March2015

Meerkat, Periscope or at All??

OK media friends and public safety professionals. A new tool for the PIO toolbox has emerged and I would like to know what you think. First, there was Meerkat and now a newer version, Periscope. Both allow live streaming through Twitter with your IPhone. I understand an Android version is soon to be released. Public […]

Today is the Safety First Day of the Month- March 2015

MEDIA CONTACT: Mark E. Brady, Chief Spokesperson, 240-508-7930 mebrady@co.pg.md.us @PGFDPIO Today is March 1, 2015 and is the Safety First Day of the Month. Today is the day that the Prince George’s County Fire/Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department has designated for everyone to test their smoke and CO alarms. It’s simple: Push the TEST button […]