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                                   Before the

                       Federal Communications Commission

                             Washington, D.C. 20554

   In the Matter of )


   Nextel of California, Inc. ) File No. EB-11-SD-0038


   Licensee of Radio Station WPOH385 ) NOV No. V201232940002

   Reston, VA )

                              NOTICE OF VIOLATION

   Released: November 30, 2011

   By the District Director, San Diego Office, Western Region, Enforcement

    1. This is a Notice of Violation ("Notice") issued pursuant to Section
       1.89 of the Commission's Rules, to Nextel of California, Inc.,
       ("Nextel") licensee of Specialized Mobile Radio Service (SMR) station
       WPOH385, Reston, VA.

    2. On February 24, 2011, and March 3, 2011, in response to a complaint,
       agents from the Enforcement Bureau's San Diego Office using direction
       finding techniques and subsequent on/off testing found SMR station
       WPOH385 to be causing harmful interference to a public safety mobile
       radio system in Riverside County, California. The agents observed the
       following violation:

     a. 47 C.F.R. S: 90.673(a): "Strict Responsibility. Any licensee who,
        knowingly or unknowingly, directly or indirectly, causes or
        contributes to causing unacceptable interference to a non-cellular
        licensee in the 800 MHz band, as defined in this chapter, shall be
        strictly accountable to abate the interference, with full cooperation
        and utmost diligence, in the shortest time practicable." Nextel was
        notified of the harmful interference on February 24, 2011, but did
        not successfully resolve the interference until March 3, 2011.

    3. Pursuant to Section 308(b) of the Communications Act of 1934, as
       amended, and Section 1.89 of the Commission's Rules, Nextel must
       submit a written statement concerning this matter within twenty (20)
       days of release of this Notice. The response must fully explain each
       violation, must contain a statement of the specific action(s) taken to
       correct each violation and preclude recurrence, and should include a
       time line for completion of pending corrective action(s). The response
       must be complete in itself and signed by a principal or officer of
       Nextel. All replies and documentation sent in response to this Notice
       should be marked with the File No. and NOV No. specified above, and
       mailed to the following address:

   Federal Communications Commission

   San Diego Office

   4542 Ruffner St. Suite 370

   San Diego, CA 92111

    4. This Notice shall be sent to Nextel, at its address of record.

    5. The Privacy Act of 1974 requires that we advise you that the
       Commission will use all relevant material information before it,
       including any information disclosed in your reply, to determine what,
       if any, enforcement action is required to ensure compliance. Any false
       statement made knowingly and willfully in reply to this Notice is
       punishable by fine or imprisonment under Title 18 of the U.S. Code.


   James T. Lyon

   District Director

   San Diego District Office

   Western Region

   Enforcement Bureau

   47 C.F.R. S: 1.89.

   47 U.S.C. S: 308(b).

   P.L. 93-579, 5 U.S.C. S: 552a(e)(3).

   18 U.S.C. S: 1001 et seq.

   Federal Communications Commission


                       Federal Communications Commission