Watch Commander’s Office

Divisions & Units

Watch Commander's Office

The Watch Commander’s Office oversees dispatch services and patrol operations on a daily basis, and regulates service call priority and order of response. The Watch Commander’s Office also handles all notifications during law enforcement critical incidents and natural disasters. Sheriff’s sergeants manage the office 24 hours a day. Sheriff’s commanders staff the office during the evening hours to increase the field supervision of patrol deputies. The Watch Commander’s Office is the single point of contact for all county departments and services after business hours, on weekends, and on holidays.

For more information about the Watch Commander’s Office and what they have been up to this year, take a look at our Annual Report.

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Sheriff's Office Sergeant sitting at the Watch Commander's desk on the phone looking at the computer.