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911 COMMUNICATIONS CENTER
Jerry Boggs

Contact:
Jerry Boggs
Telecommunications
Administrator

Phone: (828) 465-8330
JerryB@catawbacountync.gov

100 B SW Blvd
Newton, NC 28658


The Catawba County 911 Communication Center dispatch services for over thirty-five (35) agencies and departments in Catawba County, which consist of:
  • Catawba County Sheriff's Office
  • Five Police Departments (Catawba, Claremont, Conover, Longview and Maiden)
  • Twenty-five (25) fire stations, including City of Hickory, six rescue squads, seven EMS stations and Catawba County Emergency Management.
The 911 Center has grown from 1 person per shift to a shift schedule that consist of 5 person shifts for 1st, 5 person shifts for 2nd and 4 person shift for 3rd. We serve a population of roughly 159,125 people. The number of calls answered in Fiscal Year 2009/2010 were:
  • Actual 911 Calls: 79,332
  • Actual Administration Calls: 167,539
911 Monthly Call Chart