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Wednesday, April 23, 2014 

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Welcome to the home page for the Emergency Communications (911) Department of Douglas County, Kansas.

Emergency Business Contact Information (PDF format)
This document contains a form for businesses in Douglas County Kansas to enter their business contact information for after hours, weekends, and holidays. Contact numbers will only be used when there is an emergency at the business after hours and a responder is needed.

911 & Children
911 & Children
911 Emergency
Usage Tips
911 Emergency Usage Tips
About Emergency
Communications (911)
About Emergency Communications (911)
FAQ's
FAQ's
Forms & Documents
Forms & Documents
General Information Sheet
General Information Sheet
Important Information
About 911
Important Information About 911
Important Phone Numbers
(Emergency and Non-Emergency)
Important Phone Numbers (Emergency and Non-Emergency)
Smart 911
Smart 911

Established in 1994, the Douglas County Emergency Communication, primary mission to serve the citizens of Douglas County, including the cities of Baldwin, Eudora and Lawrence, by acting as a communications link between the citizen who needs an emergency service response and those law enforcement, fire, and medical response agencies who provide such services.

The department accomplishes this mission by providing enhanced 911 telephone services for the entire county (except the University of Kansas Campus), radio dispatching personnel and equipment for the 23 law enforcement, fire, and medical response agencies serving the cities, townships, and rural areas of Douglas County, Kansas.


Department Contacts
NameJob TitlePhone NumberEmail Address
Scott RufDirector(785) 838-2470
Lori AlexanderDeputy Director(785) 330-2861
Edna BrubakerSupervisor(785) 838-2443
Dagna D'ErcoleTraining/Quality Assurance Coordinator(785) 832-5346
Marjorie HeddenSupervisor(785) 838-2469
Jim DenneyRadio Operations(785) 832-5161

LJWorld: How 911 Works
This interactive feature was created by the LJWorld in order to show citizens how 911 works in Douglas County, Kansas.