Providing Safety and Comfort to the Citizens of Paragould
Emergency Dispatch Center
Office Hours: 911 services available 24hrs/ 7 days a week
Emergency Contact Dial 911
The City of Paragould's new Emergency Dispatch Center began operations in June 2018. The new facility was built due to the fact that the old dispatch facility at 101 N 3 1/2 street is in close proximity to the railroad tracks as well as the need to expand and upgrade equipment to keep up with technology.
The new facility has a conference room, a dispatch room that includesClick here to read more.
Property enforcement falls under the responsibility of the chief of police
The following is a list of things the Property Enforcement Officer is responsible for:
Phone: (870) 239-7525 | Enhancing the community's quality of life
The mission of the Paragould Fire Department is to enhance the quality of life in our community by preventing or minimizing injury and loss of life or property resulting from fire or other emergencies, natural or man-made disasters that may occur within the jurisdictional boundaries of the City of Paragould.Click here to read more.
Serving the community with Pride
The Paragould Police Department currently has 53 sworn police officers and 5 civilians for a total of 58 employees protecting and serving "The Friendly City" of Paragould. The current officer employee breakdown is: one D.A.R.E. officer, six school resource officers, two traffic enforcement officers, eight criminal investigators including four members of a specialized Street Crimes Unit, 32 patrol officers, and four administrative officersClick here to read more.