As a part of the City of Fort Wayne in Indiana, the City of Fort Wayne 911 Communications Department offers public safety services for local residents and businesses. It is responsible for dispatching teams for various types of police, fire and medical emergencies. The department maintains a 911 dispatcher center that is operational for 24 hours and 365 days. It responds to more than 160,000 emergency and over 380,000 nonemergency calls, as well as handles nearly 100,000 police and approximately 20,000 fire dispatches annually. The City of Fort Wayne 911 Communications Department offers online information related to situations that are considered emergencies. Additionally, the department has a radio shop that is responsible for the installation and maintenance of communication equipment.