On Target

Average Priority 1 Response Time

Measure Description/Definition

Monitors the time it takes for an officer to arrive at a priority one call for service (from dispatch receipt of 911 call to officer arrival on scene). The intent is to provide rapid response to emergency calls for service; containment of critical incidents and increased opportunity to identify and arrest offenders.

Target Determination

Based on historical data. Also compared with prior year Benchmark Cities Survey average to insure we are reaching a higher standard.


Has remained at or below the established target for 3 years +.

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