Communications - 911

Hours of Operation: 24 hours a day/7 days a week

 

Dispatch Supervisor:  Melissa (Misty) Cook

 

Non-Emergency Phone Number: (803) 245-3000

 

Department Functions:

To receive 911 emergency and non-emergency calls and dispatch emergency responders (Police, Fire and Medical) to various locations as requested by the citizens.

 

We are the primary Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) for Bamberg County. We provide services for:

 

Bamberg County Sheriff’s Office

 

City of Bamberg Police Department

City of Denmark Police Department        

 

South Carolina Highway Patrol

Govan Police Department

 

Town of Ehrhardt Police Department
Bamberg County Fire Departments

Bamberg County Rescue Squad, Inc.

 

Other Functions:

1. Maintaining accurate communications records using various computers.

2. Providing 24 hour support for various departments such as:

 

  • Social Services
  • Litter Control
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Emergency Management
  • Animal Control
  • Bamberg Rescue Squad, Inc.
  • Forestry Commission
  • SLED
  • Board of Public Works
  • Coroner
  • State Department of Transportation
  • Town of Denmark Water Department
  • Department of Natural Resources
  • Highway Patrol
 
  • Other agencies