Belmont’s New ‘Smart 911’ Now Ready for Residents

A new free service is now in place to provide detailed information from residents to dispatchers as soon as a 911 call is placed. As reported in the Belmontonian back in January, Smart911 is a national service that allows citizens to create a free Safety Profile for their household that includes data they want 911 and first responders to have in […]

Belmont Joining Smart 911 Network

Many Belmont residents own smartphones. Smart watches are just around the corner. And beginning in the next few weeks, Smart 911 will be available to every Belmont resident. That’s the word from Belmont Police Chief Richard McLaughlin after he presented what was an upgrade to the town’s existing 911 system to the Belmont Board of […]