West Des Moines' dispatch system aims to keep the people of West Des Moines and surrounding areas as safe as possible.
The system was updated in 2009, allowing emergency services to better serve the community with the Westcom Dispatch System.
The system is used in the cities of West Des Moines, Urbandale, Clive, Norwalk and Waukee. Each city shares a percentage of the expenses for the dispatch center, which is located in West Des Moines.
The Westcom Dispatch Center is located at 8055 Mills Civic Pkwy., West Des Moines. For non-emergency calls, the center's number is (515) 222-3321. For emergency contact, please dial 911.