Communications Unit

Communications Center
The Plant City Police Department has a state-of-the-art Communications Center including:
  • Computer aided dispatch system
  • FCIC ll with imaging capabilities
  • CJNET for intelligence retrieval
  • Enhanced 911 system on a closed circuit security system
The Communications Center is staffed 24 hours a day by professionals trained in 911, police dispatching, fire dispatching, and critical call handling. The Telecommunicator lll acts as the shift supervisor and dispatches police calls.

The Telecommunicator ll dispatches Fire and EMS calls, and the Telecommunicator l answers emergency and non-emergency telephone calls. In addition to the 19 week training program, many members have additional professional certifications.