Have you ever considered a career in 9-1-1? Are you
willing to work nights, weekends and holidays? We are now accepting applications
for 9-1-1 Public Safety Dispatchers.
Click here to download an application.
Click here to download a complete job description.
Completed applications along with resume can be emailed to .
Events on the Internet
This page will update every five minutes and shows all activity for
the last 24 hours.
the event web site.
VoIP Phones and
9-1-1 - If you are considering a VoIP phone provider, please read
the fine print related to 9-1-1. The FCC has ruled that all VoIP
carriers must provide full 9-1-1 service as of
28, 2005, but not
all route 9-1-1 calls directly to Shelby County 9-1-1. A good resource for consumer
information is http://www.911voip.org/
All Wireless Calls
Now Phase II - All Wireless Carriers
now meet the FCC requirements for sending your location when you
<more about wireless phones and 9-1-1>
Emergency Warning Sirens - Shelby
9-1-1 activates some of the sirens in Shelby County.
This is a list of
the siren locations, including the ones we do not activate.
Why 9-1-1 and not 911 - People
have actually become confused and tried to dial Nine-Eleven! We
emphasize Nine-One-One so you will react properly when under stress during an emergency.
Home Owner's Insurance Rates
does a Fire Department's rating affect insurance
TTY / TDD Users Dial
9-1-1. Read this if you use TTY to communicate.