In October 2002, the Kankakee County Sheriff and Kankakee City Police and Fire joined dispatch centers and now are under one roof. The facility is managed by the Kankakee County Emergency Telephone Board and is called "KanComm" for Kankakee County Comunications Center.
Enhanced 911 center that is manned 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Dispatch to local communities police agencies that do not currently have their own 911 dispatch centers including:
Sun River Terrace
Kankakee County Sheriff
Kankakee City Police
Also dispatch for the following Fire Departments:
Kankakee City Fire
Kankakee County Emergency Telephone System provides 9-1-1 emergency services to Kankakee County.
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