logo for print

Ga. plans 311 center for non-emergency calls

60 percent of the calls coming in to Atlanta 911 dispatchers are classified as responding to calls of a non-emergency nature


By Ernie Suggs
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Some relief may be on the way for Atlanta's 911 center, now burdened by about 60 percent of the calls coming in classified as non-emergency -- everything from people asking for their trash to be picked up to those tired of listening to a howling dog.

The city is developing plans to create a 311 calling center that would allow residents to call the city on a centralized number to get help with specific non-emergencies.

Copyright © 2013 LexisNexis, a division of Reed Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved
Terms and Conditions Privacy Policy

Full story: Ga. plans 311 center for non-emergency calls

Request product info from top Police Communications companies

Thank You!

*= required

Error occured while sending data

Join the discussion

Brand focus

Sponsored content
Review: How does the Silynx Clarus headset perform in the field?

Review: How does the Silynx Clarus headset perform in the field?

The in-ear headset provides comfortable situational awareness and hearing protection

Copyright © 2017 PoliceOne.com. All rights reserved.