MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (WCIV) -- The Mount Pleasant Police Department has joined the Charleston County Consolidated Dispatch, starting on Tuesday.
The county first consolidated back in 2009 and includes:
Charleston County Sheriff 's Office
Charleston County Emergency Medical Services
Charleston County Volunteer Rescue Squad
Awendaw Fire Department
City of Charleston Fire Department
Lincolnville Police & Fire Departments
North Charleston Police and Fire Departments
St. Andrews Public Service District Fire Department
St. Johns Fire District
St. Pauls Fire Department
Starting at 6 a.m. Tuesday, all communications for the Mount Pleasant police and fire departments were included as well.
In the event of an emergency, Mount Pleasant residents should continue to call 911. To report non-emergency fire and police incidents, residents
should call (843) 745-4000.
In the event that a Mount Pleasant resident would like to speak with the
Chief of Police or administrative staff, they should continue to call the
administrative phone number for the Police Department (843) 884-4176.
Evangelist Franklin Graham prayed on a sidewalk outside the Pentagon Thursday after his invitation to a prayer service inside was withdrawn because of comments that insulted people of other religions. More>>