E 911 Communications Department




Emergency Call number: 911

Non-Emergency Calls: 252.358.0231

Hertford County E911 Communications Department is a consolidated 3 seat PSAP (Public Safety Answering Point) located in Hertford County NC. We are responsible for answering both emergency and non-emergency calls 24 hours per day 7 days a week.

We dispatch all County Law Enforcement and Emergency Services including;

Hertford County Sheriffs Office, Hertford County Rescue, Ahoskie Police Department, Ahoskie Fire, Murfreesboro Police Department, Chowan University Public Safety, 8 volunteer fire departments, NC Forestry Service and Hertford County Emergency Management.

We also notify The North Carolina Highway Patrol of accidents and communicate with many other state and local agencies in the course of our day.

We have 12 full time employees who work 12 hour shifts.

Our consolidated center opened July 12, 2016 and was made possible by a grant from the NC 911 Board.