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Bill Harry, Executive Director of Valley Emergency Communications, recently was given The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials' (APCO) Executive Award of Merit. We nominate William (Bill) Harry, Executive Director of SLVECC, for the Executive Award of Merit.  Bill has used his years...
The Utah Poison Control Center (UPCC) and Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC), Utah’s largest 911 Call Center, have partnered on a job-shadowing program to better serve Utah citizens. As the largest public safety answering point (PSAP) in...
West Valley City, Utah – April is National 9-1-1 Education Month, and the National 9-1-1 Education Coalition (the Coalition) is encouraging public safety officials, schools, government officials, and industry leaders to engage in this national effort to educate the...
APCO Utah held its 8th Annual Hall of Fame Awards Banquet on Wednesday.  Awards were presented for various categories in recognition of distinguished service in support of public safety.  VECC won the award for the Large Agency Incident of...
Daytona Beach, Fla. — May 23, 2011 — The Association of Public Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International has awarded both Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC) and City of San Luis Obispo Communications Center with the prestigious Horizon...
Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC) has been nominated for the The Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials - International (APCO) Horizon Award. The Horizon Award: Recognizing the Proactive Achievements of Communications Centers This award serves to recognize the technological advancements of communications...
  April is National 9-1-1 Education Month.  Here are some tips when calling us. 9-1-1 needs to know where to go When calling 9-1-1, one of the first things you’ll be asked to provide is the location of the emergency you’re reporting. The...
Public Notice is hereby given of the 2011 Meeting Schedule for the Board of Trustees of Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center NOTICE OF MEETING SCHEDULE – 2011 SALT LAKE VALLEY EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS CENTER (VECC) BOARD OF TRUSTEES VECC Board Room 5360 South Ridge Village...

2010 HERRIMAN INTERFACE FIRE

MACHINE GUN FIRE 9/19/2010 1700‐0230 9/20/2010 After action notes including units dispatched, channels utilized, key individuals and incident benchmarks. Prepared by : Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC) After action notes including units dispatched, channels utilized, key individuals and incident benchmarks.Prepared...
Salt Lake Valley Emergency Communications Center (VECC) is proud to announce that it has become a 9-1-1 Call Center Partner with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children (NCMEC). ~ Calls about missing and exploited children often become one of the most critical calls...

When to Call 9-1-1

  • Save a life
  • Stop a crime
  • Report a fire

Tips For Calling 911

  • Contact 9-1-1 if there is a threat to loss of life or property
  • Know the address and city of your emergency
  • Know your phone number
  • Know the type of emergency
  • Stay calm and answer all of the operator's questions