(Jefferson County) Several first responding agencies in Jefferson County will be receiving new laptop computers thanks to a donation by Jefferson County 9-1-1 Dispatch.
Jeffco 9-1-1 Dispatch Chief Travis Williams says 344 laptops, costing more than 850-thousand dollars was donated.
166 of those laptops were already purchased by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
Chief Williams says they have since reimbursed the sheriff’s office for those laptops.
Laptops were donated to all emergency agencies that dispatch with Jeffco 9-1-1.
That includes the sheriff’s office, 5 ambulance districts, 16 fire agencies, Byrnes Mill, Hillsboro, Jefferson College, and Kimmswick Police Departments as well as Dunklin R-5 School Police.