The IOWA/NCIC law enforcement computer system can put the communication personnel in contact with law enforcement agencies all over the United States, Mexico, Canada, and other countries.
Operators are required to be state certified on the IOWA/NCIC computer system. All full-time communication personnel are certified as emergency medical dispatchers and in CPR.
The E911 Communications Center dispatches for the following:
Hardin County Sheriff's Office
Eldora and Ackley police
Ackley, Alden, Buckeye, Eldora, Hubbard, Iowa Falls, New Providence, Radcliffe, Steamboat Rock, Union, and Whitten fire departments
Ambulance services in Hardin County
First responder services in Hardin County
The E911 Communications Center also monitors and responds to radio traffic from the Iowa State Patrol, Iowa Department of Natural Resources, and county conservation vehicles when they are working in the Hardin County area.
Several fire and burglar alarms also ring into the Hardin County Sheriff's Office.
For More Information
Please contact the Nick Whitmore, Communications Supervisor/Jail Administrator, at 641-939-8194, with any questions regarding the E911 Communications Center.