by Shannon Cay
BERRYVILLE, Ark. – In honor of telecommunications week, The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department is celebrating the silent heroes, who work the local emergency dispatch, with a presentation today (Tuesday).
Sheriff Randy Mayfield says over 50 entities from the community have put together a basket of gifts for all 11 employees who work 9-1-1 dispatch in Carroll County:
He says the people who answer 9-1-1 calls in Carroll County are quick and thorough with their work:
Sheriff Mayfield says people who work in telecommunications do a lot more work than people think about between contacting different entities and speaking with victims. He says he wants to thank all dispatchers for being the first line of safety for the people in the community.