The Columbia County Sheriff's Office and the Magnolia Police Department jointly operate Central Dispatch, a communications center that is located at the Sheriff's Office. The Central Dispatch Supervisor is Brandy Sanner. Brandy supervises all dispatchers and the daily operations. Dispatchers are the main line of communication between the citizens of Columbia County and law enforcement. Dispatchers' job duties are to answer 911 and non-emergency calls and notify the appropriate agency.