911 and Communications Center

We maintain a modern, 24 hour 911 dispatch and communications center.

They provide the following emergency services:

  • Police
  • Fire
  • Ambulance
  • Public announcements by a staff of five civilian employees.

When Calling 911, be prepared to provide Dispatch with:

  • Name
  • Address or Location
  • Your Contact Telephone Number
  • Type of Emergency
  • Any related information e.g. Injuries, Weapons, Is the suspect still on scene...
  • Nearest intersection or any other information that will assist officers


The Rangely Police Department and the Rio Blanco County Sherriff\'s Office will be implementing a new Emergency Notification System through Swift Reach. To Sign up for the Alerts in Rangely and Rio Blanco County please register through the link below. If you have any questions plesae call the RPD at (970) 675-8466. Thank you.