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2014-2019 Strategic Plan | 9 Community Safety Provide quality public safety services and programs A critical function of the City of Henderson is to ensure the safety and security of its citizens. The city is dedicated to allocating resources to providing facilities and programs that promote the safe streets and secure neighborhoods the community demands. It is imperative that the City of Henderson continue to work to ensure that it is the national leader in developing the techniques and capacity to respond to emergencies of all kinds. The city is committed to providing all residents, visitors, and businesses with police, correctional, emergency preparedness, fire-rescue and emergency medical services that are the very best in the nation. Major Challenge Areas: • Emergency Service Capability • 9-1-1 Call Center Technology • Service Demand • Crime Laboratory • Emergency Preparedness Highlights: • Upgrade Police Department’s E-9-1-1 software to comply with federal emergency management, NCIS and CJIS requirements • Improve Fire Department’s service call times by adding more resources • Build a larger crime laboratory to accommodate an increase in cases and evidence testing • Develop a citywide emergency preparedness plan for large-scale disasters


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