Mission Statement

The Rice County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications

Center is responsible for dispatching the appropriate emergency services to the citizens of Rice County in a timely manner. The Communications Center is also responsible for gathering and disseminating information in a manner designed to foster a spirit of “team work,” with motivated personnel.

Our Values

Our mission is built on values intrinsic to the Rice County 9-1-1 Emergency Communications Center, we believe in;

Constitutional Values of Our Democracy

  • We believe that all citizens have the right to dignity and respect.
  • We guarantee fair and equal treatment to all citizens.
  • We believe citizens have the right to participate in the development of polices that directly affect their lives.

Maintaining the Trust of Our Citizens

  • We are honest and open with the public.
  • We encourage and nurture cooperation with and within our community.

Professional Excellence in the Department

  • We strive to achieve the highest standards of integrity in our profession.
  • We are proud of the Rice County Communications and will treat each other with fairness and respect.
  • We will display admirable behavior both on and off duty.