John Bianco

Recruitment, External Students and Observer Scheduling

Beginning this month we have made internal office changes as to whom will be scheduling VCCS (TCC) EMT students, EVMS students, applicants (new) and observers that contact the DEMS for ride along opportunities. The Recruitment and Retention Officer, Susan Palmer is now the Department point of contact (POC) for...

VBPD rolls out Naloxone program

Effective immediately, select Virginia Beach police officers will begin to carry Naloxone and administer it to suspected opiate overdoses if/when they are on-scene prior to EMS arrival. This program is supported by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services and is consistent with trends happening across the...

Motorola APX Radio Upgrade, Rollout and Use Information

Video Guides: Motorola APX6000 Introduction Motorola APX6000 Talkgroup/Channel Select Motorola APX6000 Zone Switching Motorola APX6000 Radio ID Location and Battery Removal It’s here….physical radio upgrades will begin shortly and continue over the next several months. All current City identified radios (mobiles and portables) will be replaced across the public...

Recruitment, External Students and Observer Scheduling

Beginning this month we have made internal office changes as to whom will be scheduling VCCS (TCC) EMT students, EVMS students, applicants (new) and observers that contact the DEMS for ride along opportunities. The Recruitment and Retention Officer, Susan Palmer is now the Department point of contact (POC) for...

VBPD rolls out Naloxone program

Effective immediately, select Virginia Beach police officers will begin to carry Naloxone and administer it to suspected opiate overdoses if/when they are on-scene prior to EMS arrival. This program is supported by the Virginia Department of Behavioral Health & Developmental Services and is consistent with trends happening across the...

Motorola APX Radio Upgrade, Rollout and Use Information

Video Guides: Motorola APX6000 Introduction Motorola APX6000 Talkgroup/Channel Select Motorola APX6000 Zone Switching Motorola APX6000 Radio ID Location and Battery Removal It’s here….physical radio upgrades will begin shortly and continue over the next several months. All current City identified radios (mobiles and portables) will be replaced across the public...