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Communications - Supervisory Personnel:

   El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Communications Supervisory Team

The Communications supervisory team provides oversight for the emergency service dispatchers performance, training, evaluating, coaching and counseling. They monitor and make suggestions on the schedules for the 24-hour, 365 day operation. They assist the Communications Manager in the preparation of long term plans, maintenance of communication center equipment, budget preparation and standard operating procedures. The team conducts monthly audits of calls for service to ensure compliance with accreditations for law, fire and medical calls. Contact the supervisory team at (719) 390-5555.

  Supervisory Team


Leah Stevens – Day Shift Supervisor
Marika Somersalmi – Day Shift Supervisor
Darcy Dittenber – Swing Shift Supervisor
Kyla Gingrich – Swing Shift Supervisor
Meighan Powell – Midnight Shift Supervisor
Dan Ausec – Midnight Shift Supervisor

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  Communications Personnel
  Dispatching Services
  Specialized Teams

   Administrative Personnel

   Supervisory Personnel

   Dispatch Teams

   Fire Protection Districts

   Law Enforcement

   911 Education

   Tactical Dispatch

  Communications Operations
  Awards and Accreditations

   Job Description


   Dispatcher of the Year


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   Sheriff's Office Facilities Information

Law Enforcement Bureau
101 West Costilla Street
Colorado Springs, CO. 80903


Metro Detention Facility
210 South Tejon Street
Colorado Springs, CO. 80903

Criminal Justice Center
2739 East Las Vegas
Colorado Springs, CO. 80906



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