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Corrective Actions Still Needed to Achieve Interoperable Communications

Executive Summary

DHS continues to lack reliable interoperable communications for emergencies, as well as daily operations and planned events. The inability to communicate effectively during an emergency presents serious risks to the health and safety of the public. To better fulfill its mission and unify its efforts, DHS must prioritize interoperable communications and expedite the implementation of the recommended corrective actions in our DHS’ Oversight of Interoperable Communications report.

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