Page Network is a service that provides notification of
working police, fire and rescue incidents from throughout the
United States, Canada and Australia in real time as they are
HOW DOES IPN WORK?
IPN has dispatchers from all
over the United States, Canada and Australia who monitor
police and fire department radio traffic and send out
notifications as incidents are happening. When an incident is
sent out for an area you have subscribed to, you will receive
the notification immediately through your wireless device.
You have total control over what you receive and
when you receive it (more on that below), and you can change
your settings any time right here on our web site.
WHO SHOULD SUBSCRIBE TO IPN?
IPN incident alerts are used by
everyone from scanner enthusiasts and fire buffs who want to
keep up with the action in their area, to the U.S. federal
government. Our diverse membership includes firefighters,
police officers, members of the news media, public insurance
adjusters, disaster recovery and restoration services, Red
Cross and Salvation Army volunteers and regular citizens who
want to stay informed.
WHAT TYPES OF INCIDENTS WILL
I BE NOTIFIED ABOUT?
The IPN dispatch team sends out
alerts on newsworthy police, fire and rescue incidents once an
incident is confirmed by a public safety professional on the
scene. Such incidents include working structure fires, major
traffic accidents, SWAT team call-outs, search & rescue
operations, plane crashes and more.
CAN I CONTROL WHAT TYPES OF
INCIDENTS I RECEIVE?
Yes. IPN is the only incident
notification service that gives you complete control over not
only the types of incidents you receive, but the
cities/counties you receive them from and the time of day that
alerts are sent to you. You can log into your IPN account at
any time and modify your settings, and all changes take effect
DOES IPN OFFER ALPHA PAGING
Yes. IPN offers several models of
pagers, starting at just $49.95. Monthly service starts at
just $24.95 per month, which includes your IPN membership. To
order an IPN pager,
DO I HAVE TO PURCHASE A
PAGER FROM IPN?
No. IPN notifications can be sent
to any text-enabled wireless device, including 2-way pagers,
cell phones and PDA's. If you are not sure if your device is
text-enabled, simply contact your wireless carrier.
DO I NEED TO USE A CREDIT CARD?
Yes. In order to subscribe to IPN
you will need a valid credit or debit/check card issued by
Visa, MasterCard, American Express or Discover. Direct billing
is available for corporate accounts who meet minimum
subscription requirements. If you would like more information
on setting up a corporate account, please
to contact us.
HOW DO I SIGN UP?
to go to our subscription page, and complete the requested
information. During the subscription process you will be given the option to receive alerts on
your wireless device or to purchase an IPN pager.