Who We Are

SHASCOM (the Shasta Area Safety Communications Agency) is a joint powers agency that provides 9-1-1 and dispatch services for the Anderson Police Department, the Redding Police and Fire Departments, the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office, and the County’s EMS providers. 

The agency is an independent California special district that is governed by a Board of Directors made up of the Anderson City Manager, The Redding City Manager and either the Redding Police or Fire Chief, The Shasta County Executive Officer and the Shasta County Sheriff. The Board of Directors utilizes a Director to carry out its goals and objectives for the agency.