Cobb County organizes its police, fire, 911 emergency services, animal control, corrections and park services under a…More single Department of Public Safety. The department also operates the Cobb County Safety Village to educate the county's youth about road safety.
The Cobb County 911 Communications Bureau was created in 1987 to improve emergency communication channels…More between the public and public safety providers. Using state-of-the-art radio and communications systems, the bureau provides round-the-clock services throughout the county. Today, the bureau handles about 1,000 emergency calls and 2,500 non-emergency calls every day, totaling to about 1.5 million calls each year.
Tony N. Wheeler serves as the current director for the bureau.