public safety

988 Mental Health Hotline

Since July 16th, all phone calls and text messages that focus on mental health are being transferred to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline known as the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. The lifeline has replaced the old ten-digit suicide prevention…

Touring the Sacramento County 911 Communications Center

Touring the Sacramento County 911 Communications Center

The Sacramento Convention Center was host to the 2015 Western Regional Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) Annual Conference last week. Serving as the largest public safety communications association in the world, the conference offered Communications professionals an opportunity to see vendors…

Inside the City of Sacramento’s 911 Dispatch & Training Facility

Inside the City of Sacramento’s 911 Dispatch & Training Facility

Nacht & Lewis designed a state-of-the-art 911 Dispatch & Training facility for the City of Sacramento. Since opening in 2006, the facility has remained flexible for all of the City’s essential services needs, consistently supports both the staff who work…