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E911 Participates in CCSO Jr. Law Academy

On June 13th and July 3, 2014 Charlotte County E9-1-1 participated in the Jr. Law Academy. This was the 2nd annual Jr. Law Academy sponsored by the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office. The program is primarily for kids in middle school, … Continue reading

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9-1-1 Hero’s

Today, two young boys were recognized as 911 Hero’s by Charlotte County E911  On May 24, 2014, Landon Payne age 8, called 911 regarding his grandmother who was having a medical episode and could barely speak. Landon provided information about … Continue reading

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Catching Up

It’s been little while since our article. There have been many exciting things happening in the 911 industry and here in Charlotte County over the past couple of months.  April 2014 The month of April was National 911 Public Education … Continue reading

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Know Your Location

With the advances in technology, it is often assumed that a 911 operator is going to know exactly where a caller is calling from regardless of what type of device he is using to make the call. That’s not necessarily … Continue reading

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Outcomes: Good and Bad

In February of this year, one of Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office Public Safety Dispatchers, Bethann Alexin was recognized by the media for saving the life of a person who had gone into cardiac arrest. Kudos go out to Operator Alexin. … Continue reading

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Charlotte County 9-1-1 Technology Advances

On December 20, 2013, Charlotte County 9-1-1 phone system officially advanced to a native IP system. (end to end Internet Protocol)  This is one of several steps necessary for Charlotte County 9-1-1 to continue paving the path towards what is known in the … Continue reading

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First Charlotte County 911 Operator Takes New State Exam

CCSO Communications Operator Natasha Booth has become the first to take the new State test for 911 operators from our agency. According to Communications Administrator Melanie Bailey, “The first 100 question test was given by the State on Feb. 1 … Continue reading

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