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OPCD, New Orleans EMS, New Orleans Health Department and En-Pro Management, Inc. Announce Launch of New Orleans AED Registry Website

OPCD, New Orleans EMS, New Orleans Health Department and En-Pro Management, Inc. Announce Launch of New Orleans AED Registry Website

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD, New Orleans EMS, New Orleans Health Department and En-Pro Management, Inc.Announce Launch of New Orleans AED Registry Website NEW ORLEANS, LA (August 16, 2019) – The Orleans Parish Communication District (OPCD) in partnership with New Orleans Emergency Medical Services, the New Orleans Health Department and...

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Rodez Reid Appointed to CAD Manager Position

Rodez Reid Appointed to CAD Manager Position

Orleans Parish Communication District is excited to announce the appointment of Rodez Reid as Computer Assisted Dispatch (CAD) Manager. Rodez is a seasoned IT and emergency communications professional having spent the last decade working in various supervisory, training and telecommunicator roles for organizations such as the Atlanta Police...

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#SHOWUP Spotlight – Giana Leach

#SHOWUP Spotlight – Giana Leach

OPCD #SHOWUP Spotlight Giana Leach OPCD is so proud and appreciative of our staff members who go above and beyond to serve New Orleans that we want to share their stories. To kick off this series, meet Giana Leach. Giana is currently a dispatcher for Orleans Parish Communication District and has worked for the agency

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Wendy Ervin Appointed to Operations Manager Position

Wendy Ervin Appointed to Operations Manager Position

The Orleans Parish Communication District is excited to announce the appointment of Wendy Ervin to Operations Manager. Prior to her promotion, Wendy has over 13 years of experience in emergency communications as a Telecommunicator and Operations Supervisor. In the role of Operations Manager, Wendy will oversee and manage all aspects of 9-1-1...

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OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect Network Amid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration

OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect Network Amid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OPCD Takes Precautionary Steps to Protect NetworkAmid Louisiana Cyber Attack State of Emergency Declaration NEW ORLEANS, LA (July 26, 2019) –  In response to Governor John Bel Edwards emergency declaration, the Orleans Parish Communication District announces that it has seen no apparent effects of a cyber-attack or any...

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AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage

AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE AT&T Mobility Reports 9-1-1 Service Outage NEW ORLEANS, LA (July 2, 2019) – The Orleans Parish Communications District (OPCD) was notified at 5:20 a.m. on Tuesday morning by AT&T Mobility that the wireless carriers was experiencing a network service outage impacting the ability to deliver AT&T Mobility wireless...

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