The Mobile County Communications District, also known as the 9-1-1 Center, answers 9-1-1 and non-emergency calls for citizens and guests of Mobile County, consisting of a population of over 412,000 people, spanning an area of 1230 square miles, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and 365 days a year.

The Mobile County Communications District is equipped with the latest in technology allowing call-takers and dispatchers from several agencies to coordinate and dispatch emergency services in a fast, efficient and professional way that benefits the citizens of Mobile County.

These agencies are: Mobile Police Department, Mobile County Sheriff's Office, Mobile Fire & Rescue Department, Mobile County E.M.S., and all outlying municipalities and volunteer fire agencies.