911 Dispatch

Under the supervision of Robin Celeste┬áthe Communications Division is staffed 24 hours a day. We answer all administrative calls coming into the Sheriff’s Office as well as 911 calls for Gilchrist County. We are equipped to provide radio dispatch to the Sheriff’s Office, six volunteer fire departments, emergency medical services and emergency management, as well as all other state and local agencies.






Presently, Communications is responsible for the following equipment:
.8 radio frequencies

.6 Volunteer Fire Departments

.1 State Alert system

.5 911 phone lines

.TDD (Telephone Device for the deaf)

.Paging system for all county entities

.Monitoring of weather channel and alerts

.Bank alarms

.FCIC/NCIC teletype

.Florida CJIS computer network