Rice County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications is a consolidated 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) serving all of Rice County. Rice County is located in central Kansas and spans 779 square miles and has a population of 10,083 residents. There are six emergency communications personnel who work 8-hour shifts that are responsible for 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls from the citizens and visitors of Rice County, who dispatch law enforcement, fire, EMS, and emergency management to those calls for assistance.


Rice County 911 Emergency Communications Center accepting Text-to-911 Calls

On Tuesday November 2nd, The Rice County 911 Emergency Communications Center in conjunction with the Kansas 911 Coordinating Council are pleased to announce the availability of Text-to-911 during an emergency.  Text-to-911 service will be available for those individuals who cannot safely make a voice call to 911 in an emergency.  This will be a valuable […]

Now Hiring 911 Dispatchers

Are you looking to make a difference in 2018? Here is your chance to have an inspiring career. Become a 911 Emergency Dispatcher Where you can makes a positive difference every day!!!! The Rice County Emergency Communications Center is looking for new team members. The communications center serves as the hub for Police, Fire, and […]