9-1-1 Communications

Responsibilities

911 communications are responsible for taking emergency 911 and non-emergency calls for the City of Winchester and Clark County, dispatching the appropriate fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical equipment.

Goal

The goal of the 911 center is to provide the vital link between the citizens of Winchester and Clark County the appropriate emergency service agencies for fire, law enforcement, and emergency medical service. That goal is accomplished by receiving incoming emergency and non-emergency calls for service from citizens; ensuring that citizens receive public safety services by dispatching the appropriate agencies in the most expeditious manner.

Emergency vs. Non-Emergency

Emergency

Call 911 for the following:

  • Fires
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Crimes in progress

Non-Emergency

Call 859-745-7403 if the crime is not in progress, but require a police or fire response

Smart 911Smart 911

Create a safety profile to assist first responders if you have an emergency. Help us help you. Visit the Smart 911 website.

911 For Kids

911 Communication Officers teach 3rd-grade students in Clark County about the 911 System and when to call 911. Contact Chad Burkhart for more information.