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Hosts Darrell “DC” Catron and Lia Roemer, will interview police officers and other staff of the Memphis Police Department for a deep dive into issues that impact the community. Topics will include community policing, gangs, and a look at the various positions within the police department and the role they play in protecting the community. Best in Blue listeners will become familiar with many of the unheralded areas of the Memphis Police Department, including community and civic initiatives.

Apr 24, 2019

The Memphis Police Department Emergency Communication Bureau provides quality service to the community and handles all 911 calls from the city of Memphis. Using Call Answer Data, the Bureau's 145 dispatchers successfully respond to over 1 million 911 calls a year while meeting the national answer time standards.

On this episode, Best in Blue hears from Michael Spencer, the Emergency Communications Administrator. We talk about how MPD responds to 911 calls and the new Text-911-Initiative. We also talk tips on what to do if you call 911.

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