INTERESTED IN BECOMING A dispatcher?
The goal of the Communications Center is to provide prompt and efficient response to calls for service in emergency, non-emergency and other public safety situations. Our goal is achieved by the utilization of qualified professional personnel, a Computer Aided Dispatch System, Radio System, and a computerized Enhanced 911 Telephone System.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office Communications Center prioritizes the handling of calls based on immediate threat to life and/or property.
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Pass Typing Test
Pass CritiCall Dispatching Exam
Begin Background Check
Finalize Background Check
Psychological Written Exam