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Posted on: December 29, 2022

[ARCHIVED] School Safety Interoperability Funding for School Safety Pilot Program

Jacqui Clay Presenting at Sheriff Meeting

The Cochise County School Superintendent’s Office, in partnership with the Cochise County Sherriff’s Department, has been awarded a 1.5 million School Safety Pilot Program Grant. The purpose of this grant is to provide a communications solution environment that allows for:

  •  Identifying system users' identity, location and operational status during an incident
  • Secure text messaging and file sharing to all users involved in an incident
  • Secure sharing of collaborative maps, building floor plans and images between schools and public safety agencies
  • Integrating manually activated panic alarm systems that, when activated, establish direct collaboration between schools and public safety agencies
  • Using multiple forms of real-time communications and information collaboration, including voice and full- motion video sharing, during an incident

  Interested Contractors please view full funding statute:

A.R.S 41-1733 School Safety Interoperability Fund, School Safety Program

 For more information, please contact Cynthia Meyers at or 520-803-3380.