Public Education

Spartanburg County Communications / 9-1-1 is dedicated to educating the public in Spartanburg County about the purpose and proper use of the emergency phone number 9-1-1, as well as the technical differences with various telephones (wireline, wireless, VoIP, etc). Employees of the department volunteer their time to attend educational events, job fairs, community action group meetings, schools, churches and more, in order to get our message out. If you are interested in hosting our public education team, please contact the department.

To educate kids, Red E. Fox, the Spartanburg County mascot for 9-1-1 is used extensively. Red E. Fox can be booked for your event by call the Spartanburg County Communications / 9-1-1 Department.