Who answers 911 calls?

Professionally trained Public Safety Telecommunicators answer all 911 calls whether it is a wired or cellular telephone.  Should the call require contact with another agency, we will transfer your call to the proper agency.  If you are on or near the border with another county there is a chance your call will be answered by another agency.  Please explain your location and you will be transferred to us.

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1. Who answers 911 calls?
2. What should I do if I accidentally call 911?
3. When should I call 911?
4. What agencies are dispatched by Eaton County Central Dispatch?
5. Can I text to 911?
6. Can someone call 911 who does not speak English?
7. What is your retention schedule for Freedom of Information (FOIA) requests?
8. How do I request information and what will I receive?