The Carroll County Department of Public Safety is responsible for the operation of the Emergency Communications Center (911 services), Emergency Operations Center, Emergency Management, Fire Protection Engineering, and providing liaison with fire and police organizations.


  • To provide the most reliable, responsive, and accurate assistance possible, to persons calling '911' for assistance, in a professional, timely, and courteous manner.
  • To protect the safety & welfare of all County residents, as well as persons visiting Carroll County, by establishing and maintaining a safe environment, accomplished by continuously ensuring compliance with site development & land subdivision regulations, as well as applicable Fire Prevention Code requirements.
  • To continually maintain and improve, through all available means, the support of the CCVESA, its member Vol. Fire Depts., as well as individual Fire Chiefs and Admin. Officers, which is essential to their vigilant efforts to provide the citizens of Carroll County with the best-available fire protection, rescue, and emergency medical services.

To see a draft of the new proposed 9-1-1 Service Fee resolution, click here