• FCC Imposes $25,000 Fine for PLMR Interference
  • November 14, 2017 | Author: Gregory E. Kunkle
  • Law Firm: Keller and Heckman LLP - Washington Office
  • The FCC’s Enforcement Bureau issued a Forfeiture Order imposing a $25,000 fine against Public Safety Technologies, Inc. (PST) for violating rules for Private Land Mobile Radio (PLMR) systems. PST allegedly caused harmful interference to other licensed stations operating on a shared frequency in the Los Angeles area. The Bureau notes that PST acknowledged that it operated the station WQJM344 in a manner that violated the Commission’s rules and vowed to rectify their conduct moving forward. Despite this commitment, The Bureau found PST continued to operate the station in a manner that caused interference to other PLMR licensees. For more information, please contact Greg Kunkle ([email protected]; 202.434.4178).