Emergency service was accessed by 6 public safety agencies in Carroll County. These agencies were reached by dialing their specific phone numbers and their dispatchers obtained and dispatched the information.
Start of E-911
Carroll County E-911 began August 1, 1985 with 12 employees. There were 3 supervisors and 9 communications specialists. These employees served 76 officers/deputies from:
- 5 law enforcement agencies
- 60 fire personnel from the city and county’s 13 fire stations
- 18 emergency medical technicians employed by West Georgia Emergency Medical Services (EMS) who was the contracted provider.
There are currently 35 employees who provide services to all citizens of Carroll County who dial 911 or any of our administrative lines:
- 911 Director
- Operations Manager
- Administrative Assistance
- 4 Supervisors
- 4 Training Coordinators
- 24 Telecommunicators
Carroll County E-911 currently dispatches for 11 public safety agencies
There are also numerous other agencies that require our services after hours, such as the Department of Family and Children’s Services and Carroll County Animal Control.