Full Title

FCC's Ramped Up 'Pirate Radio' Enforcement Yields Results; Unlawful Broadcasts Interfere with Licensed Stations, Preventing Consumers from Accessing Broadcast Content, Including Emergency Alerts


Chairman Pai announced that significant progress as a result of the FCC's renewed commitment to combating unlawful broadcasting. In 2017, the FCC took more than twice as many actions against pirate broadcasters than it did the year before

Document Type: News Release

Bureau(s): Enforcement, Office of Chairman Pai


Document Dates

Released On: Apr 11, 2018

Issued On: Apr 11, 2018