Communications

The communications center is manned by 9 full time Dispatchers as well as a Communications Supervisor.  Dispatchers are trained in police call-taking and dispatch.  Dispatchers train on and use several systems, including FCIC/NCIC (Florida Crime Information Center / National Crime Information Center) terminals, CAD Systems (Computer Aided Dispatching) and E911 terminals.  The communications center is responsible for control and operation of five radio frequencies, two E911 trunks and multiple seven-digit phone lines.