What information should I give to a dispatcher?
1. The location of the emergency.
2. A description of the emergency.
3. Type of injury(s).
4. Are weapons involved?
5. Description and direction of travel of vehicles.
6. Any other pertinent information relating to the emergency.
Do dispatchers wait until your call is complete before sending emergency units?
No, the needed emergency units are sent immediately after location and type of emergency is known.