Communications / Dispatch

Communications has four operators.

They receive routine and emergency calls from telephone, 911, and radio traffic.  Operators are the first contact, when people come into the DPS to make a report or request information.  Communications dispatch for all Divisions, (Police, Fire, Code Enforcement, Humane, and the Emergency Management Agency).  The operators coordinate calls within our divisions and other agencies.  Operators maintain and process a variety of paperwork, records, and logs.  Communications also page the Fire Division and active the emergency warning sirens.