• Full Title: FCC Settles Investigations Into Misuse of Emergency Alert Tones by Broadcast TV, Cable, and Radio Outlets
  • Document Type(s): News Release
  • Bureau(s): Enforcement, Media Relations

The FCC's Enforcement Bureau announced settlements reached with a TV broadcaster, cable TV networks, and a radio broadcaster for misusing Emergency Alert System (EAS) or Wireless Emergency Alert (WEA) tones

Document Dates

  • Released On: Aug 15, 2019
  • Issued On: Aug 15, 2019
  • Media Contact: Will Wiquist at (202) 418-0509, email: Will.Wiquist@fcc.gov