COmmunications

dispatch

A fast and accurate communications system is vital to our public safety mission. Receiving and dispatching citizen calls for service, and providing a communications link between officers and the department is the primary responsibility of the Communications Division. It is the policy of this department to provide, maintain, and staff a professional Communications Division. 

Communications 

Receives and dispatches all Police/Fire calls for service 

Answers all emergency 911 calls and dispatch emergency personnel 

Maintain connection between the public and the police 

Maintains constant communication with field personnel 

Maintains a hard-copy and electronic record of all communications 

Maintains the Computer Aided Dispatch System and enters all computer generated material into various state and local criminal justice systems 

The Communications Division supervisor is Hailey Dixon.