When should I call 911?
To report a crime in progress
To report a fire
To save a life
Anytime an emergency response is required from fire, law enforcement, or emergency personnel.
You should call 911 anytime you believe there is an actual emergency. If you are unsure, call 911, and the dispatcher will determine if an emergency has occurred.
ARE YOU READY TO ANSWER THE CALL
NOW HIRING FOR DISPATCHERS
A career as an Emergency Dispatcher for the City of Paris/Bourbon County is both challenging and rewarding. Dispatchers play a vital role in responding to emergency situations and providing the necessary support for First Responders. Successful candidates must have excellent communication and problem-solving skills, be detail-oriented, and be able to handle high-stress situations. Those interested in a rewarding career as an Emergency Dispatcher should contact the Paris Police Department or click the link below to print off an application.