The Buffalo County 911
Communications Center is a division of the Support Services Division. Located in the Kearney/Buffalo County Law Enforcement Center, the 911
Center is responsible for all requests for service from police, fire and emergency medical services.
Center utilizes enhanced 911
. All communications officers are certified to operate the Teletype system, which allows communications with any other law enforcement agency in the nation. They are also certified in Emergency Medical Dispatch (EMD) to provide pre-arrival instructions to emergency medical calls, information then relayed to the responding rescue unit, which cuts the response time to virtually zero for medical assistance.
Center operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is staffed by:
- 12 full time communications officers
- One part time
- One supervisor