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Dispatch Center - 911 and Communications


Rangely Dispatch Personnel

Dispatcher Zack Bean


Zack Bean

Dispatcher Zack Bean moved to Rangely in 2005 from the state of Ohio.  He joined the Rangely Dispatch in 2019. He loves Rangely and has found the residents of Rangely wonderful to be around. 

Dispatcher Bean enjoys spending his free time playing games with friends and family, whether it be board games, video games, tabletop RPGs, or even just hanging out and chatting.  Zack says, “being able to help this wonderful community, which has always been very supportive and encouraging of me as an individual, has brought me great joy.”

He attended Colorado Northwestern Community College in Rangely where he received an Associate of Arts Degree. Since joining the Rangely Dispatch he has received numerous trainings to assist him with providing the best service to the Town of Rangely in the Dispatch Center; including call taking techniques, Police Legal Science trainings, Emergency Medical Dispatch training, FEMA trainings, NASFM pipeline incident trainings, and more.


Dispatcher Cassandra Gomez

Dispatcher Cassandra Gomez, a Colorado native, moved to Rangely in December of 2021. Shortly after, she joined the ranks of the Rangely Police Department as a 911 Dispatcher. Gomez started her first responder career at the age of 18, graduating from Northeastern Junior College in 2019 as an Emergency Medical Technician, two weeks before graduating high school. Soon after, she received her National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians certification, recognizing her as an Emergency Medical Technician in all 50 states. She then got her Colorado state licensure allowing her to practice medicine in the state of Colorado.

Cassandra went into the work force working for the Washington County Ambulance Service. The county is the 11th largest in the state covering approx. 2,557 square miles and has a population of nearly 5,000. In 2020, Gomez completed an Intravenous Therapy course certifying her as an EMT-IV. She continues to take courses to further her skills and abilities in the field and is currently an EMT-IV with an emphasis in Prehospital Trauma Life Support. Gomez worked closely alongside fire, police, and medevac, responding to 911 calls, and transferring patients to higher ranked hospitals by ambulance, helicopter, and fixed-wing aircraft.

Gomez has trained fellow first responders by creating multi-agency incident mock calls, hosting training events, and assisting in teaching an Emergency Medical Responder course for fire departments.

During her time in high school, Cassandra was recognized as Artist of the Year for her creative abilities with a paint brush, woodwork, and graphic design. Gomez was also known for her time doing stand-up comedy during school events as well as spending her time as a peer counselor assisting troubled youth. In her free time, Gomez enjoys doing art, exploring the outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.

In her time with the Rangely Police Department Gomez has become a state-certified Emergency Medical Dispatcher. She plans on continuing her education in emergency medical services as an EMT-IV and a 911 dispatcher to provide positive care and impact to those who cross her path.

In the future, Cassandra hopes to become an Emergency Medical Dispatch instructor to continue training fellow first responders as well as get back in the ambulance and continue providing medical care to those in need.

Dispatcher Dylan LeBleu

Dispatcher Dylan LeBleu is a Rangely native who joined the Police Department in October of 2022. Dylan attended Rangely High School where he discovered his love of sports, playing multiple sports including baseball and basketball. He continued his baseball career at Colorado Northwestern Community College where he also pursued his interest in law enforcement studying criminal justice. 

Dylan is a sports enthusiast. In his free time he plays cornhole in a local league, playing with semi- professional “tossers” in Oklahoma. He also enjoys watching all the Colorado professional sports teams.

Dylan loves giving back to the community.  He assists with coaching the High School baseball team and like a true Rangely native his other hobbies include hunting with his brother and off-roading.

In the future Dylan hopes to continue his education by pursuing a career in law enforcement as an officer. He is interested in being part of a K9 team and hoping to one day be a handler.

Dispatcher RaeLynn Norman

Dispatcher RaeLynn Norman is employed as a 911 Dispatcher for the Rangely Police Department.  She started her career with the Town of Rangely in April 2024, after receiving an honorable discharge from the United States Marine Corps. 

Dispatcher Norman is trained as an Emergency Services Dispatcher and is certified by the State of Colorado.  She is also a Notary Public.  She is currently training to complete all certifications. 

She grew up in Rangely and has been involved with the community since she was a small child. In her off time, Dispatcher Norman loves going to the gym, exploring the country with her dog, reading, and being with her daughter. Dispatcher Norman has always loved the small-town community she grew up in and is happy to return and work in public services again. 

Dispatcher Norman was a Military Police Officer in the Marines for three years. She worked as a patrol officer and trainer in Camp Pendleton. After working Law Enforcement in the Military, Dispatcher Norman is excited to continue assisting Officers and working in a public service capacity. 

Looking to the future, Dispatcher Norman hopes to refine her dispatching skills before moving on to the EMT Academy. She hopes to continue to serve the Rangely community as a Dispatcher, and eventually as an EMT. 



Rangely Dispatch and Communications Center

We maintain a modern, 24 hour 911 Dispatch and Communications center.

The following emergency services are provided:
  • Police
  • Fire
  • Ambulance
  • Public announcements by a staff of five civilian employees.
When Calling 911, be prepared to provide Dispatch with the following:
  • 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 Genasys. To Sign up for the Alerts in Rangely and Rio Blanco County please register through the link below. If you have any questions please call the RPD at (970) 675-8466. Thank you.