Contact Information

Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES)
Office of Interoperable and Emergency Communications (OIEC)
State Campus, Building 7A, Suite 710
1220 Washington Avenue
Albany, New York 12242

Media Inquiries

  • Kristin Devoe - 518-242-5153
  • Casey McNulty - 518-402-6472
  • William Peat Jr - 518-292-2311

Robert M. Barbato


About the Office of Interoperable & Emergency Communications

Created through Executive Law section 717, the Office of Interoperable and Emergency Communications (OIEC) is the principal state agency for all interoperable and emergency communications issues and oversees and directs the development, coordination and implementation of policies, plans, standards, programs and services related to interoperable and emergency communications, including those related to land mobile radio communications.