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The Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office 911 Emergency Communications Center is your first point of contact for emergency and law enforcement assistance in Westmoreland County and the Town of Colonial Beach. With a commitment to excellence and safety, our center stands ready to respond to well over 25,000 calls for service annually, ensuring that help is always just a phone call away.

Our dedicated team of employees operates around the clock, 365 days a year, utilizing the latest state-of-the-art equipment and adhering to rigorous training standards set by the Virginia Department of Criminal Justice. Each Communications Officer is extensively trained to handle a wide range of emergency situations with professionalism and efficiency.  Our Communications Center boasts 3 fully equipped console positions and our seasoned team works tirelessly to coordinate emergency response efforts, liaising closely with other agencies and the Virginia Court System to facilitate the service of warrants and civil papers.

Providing service for the Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office, Colonial Beach Police Department, Westmoreland County Department of Emergency Services, and 6 Fire Companies throughout Westmoreland County, our center is strategically positioned to provide prompt response and support to incidents wherever they may occur. Whether within our jurisdiction or in collaboration with neighboring agencies, we are dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of our community.

At the Westmoreland County Sheriff's Office 911 Emergency Communications Center, your safety is our top priority. While we hope you never experience an emergency, rest assured that if you do, calling 911 will connect you with our capable team of professionals who are dedicated to providing swift and effective assistance. We're here for you when you need us most.

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