Communications

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. This department's policy is 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 a 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
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