1100 SW Smith Street
Ph: (816) 228-0151
Fx: (816) 220-4532
The Dispatch Unit:
- Receives, interprets and disseminates requests for police.
- Operates two-way radio
- Operates computer-aided dispatch system to maintain the status of all mobile units
- Searches local, state and national data terminals
- Answers telephones
Staff includes one supervisor and eleven dispatchers.
Reminder to Cell Phone Users
Please make sure the buttons on your phone are not inadvertently calling 9-1-1. The Police Department receives numerous calls without the party realizing the connection and this can delay response to true emergencies.