308 N. JEFFERSON ST.
NEOSHO, MO 64850
Non-emergency Phone: 417-451-8333
The Newton County Central Dispatch Center is the Public Safety Answering Point for citizens and visitors of Newton County, Missouri when they are in need of assistance from Police, Fire, or Emergency Medical Services in emergency and non-emergency situations. All public safety personnel are dispatched and tracked by Central Dispatch personnel.
The telecommunicators monitor and dispatch five law enforcement agencies, ten fire departments, and a county-wide ambulance service. Our center is comprised of 14 full-time and 3 part-time dispatchers who function as both call takers and dispatchers simultaneously; plus, 3 full time and 2 part time administrative staff and office personnel.
Newton County is 627 square miles of mostly rural area in southwest Missouri and has a population of 58,000. The Central Dispatch Center is located in the county seat of Neosho which is the largest city in the county and has a population of over 12,000.
PURPOSE & MISSION
GOALS & OBJECTIVES:
FRONT OFFICE HOURS
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
MONDAY thru FRIDAY
CHANCY HUNTZINGER, Director
TOM OLIPHANT, Training Coordinator / TAC Supervisor
KATHY L. WRIGHT, Office Clerk / 911 Addressing
Newton County Agency Phone Numbers|
Diamond Police Department / 417-325-4220
Diamond Fire Department / 417-325-4442
Emergency Management / 417-451-4357
Granby Police Department / 417-472-6135
Joplin Police Department / 417-623-3131
Juvenile Office / 417-451-8236
Neosho Police Department / 417-451-8012
Neosho Fire Department / 417-451-8021
Newton County Circuit Court / 417-451-8210
Newton County Jail / 417-451-8311
Newton County Sheriff’s Department / 417-451-8300
Redings Mill Fire Department / 417-624-2715
Seneca Area Fire Protection District / 417-776-3294
Seneca Fire Department / 417-776-3294
Seneca Police Department / 417-776-8158
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