Agencies we Serve
The Covington-Newton County 911 Communications Center serves as the emergency communications hub for all public safety agencies within Newton County. Overall we serve more than 7 different agencies from all different facets of public safety.
The Covington Police Department, Newton County Sheriff's Office, Porterdale Police Department and Oxford police Department are the law enforcement agencies that we serve. We also handle traffic from GSP, investigators from GBI, Parole and Probation enforcement, as well as Investigators from the District Attorney's Office and Animal Control.
The Covington Fire Department, Newton County Fire Service, and Oxford Fire Department are the fire agencies that we serve. We also handle traffic for Newton EMA, GEMA, and local Georgia Forestry Units.
Newton Medical Center Emergency Medical Service is the only countywide service that we serve. However, we handle traffic from a number of private services that run 911 backup and for all of the 911 related Air Evacs within our county.
In addition to these services we also handle traffic for special agencies like East Metro Drug Enforcement, Covington-Newton County SWAT, Covington-Newton County DIVE team, and many others.