Lincoln Police and Fire & Lancaster County Sheriff live audio feed

Welcome to the Lincoln's 911 Emergency Communications Center. The Communications Center provides dispatching service for the Lincoln Police Department, Lincoln Fire & Rescue, the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office, 14 rural fire agencies, as well as the non-emergency telephone lines for police and sheriff.

The center is staffed by a team of highly trained communications specialists. There are approximately 36 emergency service dispatchers and call takers classified at various levels. They are trained to handle a variety of police, sheriff, fire and medical emergencies. The dispatchers are responsible for receiving, prioritizing, and sending appropriate assistance to the citizens of Lincoln, Lancaster County and the surrounding area. In addition, the dispatchers provide callers with emergency medical dispatch instructions when needed.

In order to help best serve the public, the Communications Center asks that you use the 9-1-1 emergency line only when there is an immediate risk to life or property.

Interested in joining our team? Find out more about employment.