Posts tagged with "Smart911"

Voters help Decatur 911 dispatcher earn regional award

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 15, 2015

Decatur 911 dispatcher Jeremy Pickett is the southeast regional winner of the Smart Telecommunicator  Awards. The city of Decatur asked for residents to vote for Pickett this year. Pickett’s love of his work shows. The Decatur Fire Department nominated him for a Smart Telecommunicator Awards, an honor bestowed by the Smart911 service the city uses. “I know it […]

City of Decatur asks public to vote on behalf of 911 dispatcher

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt April 1, 2015

Jeremy Pickett said he loves working as a 911 dispatcher because of the highs and the lows of the high-pressure job. “I know it sounds cliché,” he said. “I love helping people. Some calls, they can be an annoyance call of a neighbor’s car alarm going off. It ranges all the way to helping someone […]

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