Introduction
MPD 1800-1860
MPD 1861 - 1865
MPD 1866 - 1899
MPD 1900 - 1909
MPD 1910 - 1919
MPD 1920 - 1929
MPD 1930 - 1939
MPD 1940 - 1949
MPD 1950 - 1959
MPD 1960 - 1969
MPD 1970 - 1979
MPD 1980 - 1989
MPD 1990 - 1999
MPD 2000 - 2009
MPD 2010 -2014
MPD 2015 to Current
D.C. "The City"
MPD Police Academy
MPD's Police Chief's
MPD Police Week
MPD's Fallen Heroes
MPD's Warriors
MPD & The President
DC-Assassinations
MPD's   Detectives
MPD Homicide Units
MPD's  S.O.D.
MPD's C.D.U.
MPD Harbor Unit
MPD K-9 Units
MPD Mounted Unit
MPD's Bomb Squad
MPD Communications
MPD's Current Fleet
MPD's Past Fleet
MPD's Motorcycle Unit
MPD's Bicycle Unit
MPD Air Support
MPD's Reserve Force
MPD's Irish History
MPD's  Afr. Amer
MPD Females
MPD's Facilities
MPD Call Box's
MPD Property Div...
MPD  Patrol Badges
MPD Rank Badges
MPD Hat Badges
MPD Obsolete Badges 
MPD Trad. Badge
MPD Inaugural Badge
MPD Spec. Evt Badge
MPD Current Patches
MPD  Obsolete Patches
MPD Novelty Patches
MPD Genealogy
MPD Families
MPD Group Photos
MPD  Inaugurations
MPD Fraternal Org's
My MPD Collection
MPD Memorial 
Site Acknowledgments

Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police
                         M.P.D. 
                 Communications
We have come a long way in our communication systems. From a police rattle  to today's satellite communication. Between these were several interesting pieces of technology. 
Dispatchers  AND  9-1-1 Call Takers
            Communication of the Future
Could This Be Tomorrows Dispatch Center ?
Past generation's saw the High Tech. of  "Dick Tracy"  and  "Star Trak" come to life, so what's in store for the current generation to see come forward. Could it be       "Star Wars"  -   "Stargate SG-1"  or perhaps  "Battlestar Galactica"?
                                                                Only Time Will Tell
T  H  E    E  V  O  L  U  T  I  O  N    O  F    C  O  M  M  U  N  I  C  A  T  I  O  N
Technology On The Move
M.P.D. Tech's stopping for a photo
One of the first radio cars
The modern day hand held
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Today's   Communication   M.P.D.   Center
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President Nixon Visiting the M.P.D. Communication Quarters
The, "9-1-1 What's your Emergency" of the past
Car 54 Whe-e-e-re are Yo-u-u-u-u-u-u-u ?
The Call Box, modern for it's time was phased out in the 70's.
In the woods watching protesters of the 1930's, one of my favorite photos. This was a portable comm. box. Notice one man working while one smokes and the other reads the paper - can you say Junior Man !
Looks like it's from "Lost in Space".
Was this the first BOSE , lol
This would be better then lugging the brick we have now
Not to sure about this one...
Communications
BlackSheep Productions 2009
More pictures from years gone by..............
1974's WALES System
Photo compliments of the M.P.D.
LOL, NEW Communications
Photo compliments of the M.P.D.
1964 circa communication center
Photo compliments of the M.P.D.
1973 Data Processing Center
Photo compliments of the M.P.D.
Contact Us
Photo provided by the M.P.D.
C.I.D. Line Up room - 1970
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P.O. Box 911
Foxborough, Ma.
02035
1960's-70's Car Radio's