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.
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 Sergeant Cliff Hatchett.