About Enhanced 911 Communications (E-911)
The E-911 division consists of a division director, four shift supervisors, and twelve full-time communications officers. Together these employees staff and operate the Public Safety Answering Point for Jackson County. Full-time dispatchers are additionally supported by approximately 20 part-time communications officers to provide access to the universal emergency number, 911. The Jackson County Sheriff's Department also supports this division with additional communications officers located in the same center. Departmental cooperation of this magnitude ensures the timely and efficient dispatching of essential emergency services.