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NEWTON COUNTY CENTRAL DISPATCH CENTER
308 N. JEFFERSON ST.
NEOSHO, MO 64850
Non-emergency Phone: 417-451-8333
Fax: 417-451-8275

       

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
It shall be the purpose and mission of the Central Dispatch Center to strive for the best response to and for calls for service in Newton County in a fast, efficient, and professional manner to assist the citizens of Newton County in protecting life and property, and to assist all Public Safety agencies in Newton County in carrying out their duties in the best manner possible.

GOALS & OBJECTIVES:
The goal of the Central Dispatch Center will be to handle all incoming calls, all radio traffic, and all computer accessed information in an expedient manner while providing an important life and property saving service to the citizens of Newton County. Methods of operation will strive to remain current, up-to-date, and timely.

FRONT OFFICE HOURS
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
MONDAY thru FRIDAY

CHANCY HUNTZINGER, Director
Office Phone: 417-451-8291
Email: chuntzinger@nc-cdc.org

TOM OLIPHANT, Operations Manager
Office Phone: 417-451-8294
Email: toliphant@nc-cdc.org

KATHY L. WRIGHT, Office & 911 Addressing
Office Phone: 417-451-8295
Email: kwright@nc-cdc.org

DISPATCH (non-emergency)
Office Phone: 417-451-8333
Fax Number: 417-451-8275

WARRANTS
Office Phone: 417-451-8293
Office Phone: 417-451-8391

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

Agencies on the Web
City of Neosho
Newton County
Newton County Sheriff’s Department
Newton County Emergency Management
Redings Mill Fire Department
Seneca Area Fire Protection District

Agencies on Facebook
Diamond Area Fire Protection District
Goodman Area Fire Protection District
Granby Police Department
Joplin Police Department
Midway Fire Protection District
McDonald County Emergency Management
Newton County Ambulance District
Newton County Emergency Management
Newton County Rescue & Recovery
Redings Mill Fire Protection District
Sarcoxie Fire Department
Seneca Area Fire Protection District
Stella Rural Volunteer Fire Department
4 State Search & Rescue


  NEWTON COUNTY CENTRAL DISPATCH CENTER
308 N. JEFFERSON ST.
NEOSHO, MO 64850