Should 911 dispatchers be reclassified as first responders?

Police1 Poll Results: Apr 07, 2021 - Apr 14, 2021

Yes 60 %
No 36 %
Not sure 4 %
Total 2484

A new legislative proposal from Congressional House members would reclassify 911 dispatchers as first responders. The bill proposing the change was co-authored by Rep. Norma J. Torres (D-Calif.), a former LAPD dispatcher, and Brian Fitzpatrick (R-Pa.) and is currently cosponsored by a bipartisan group of 49 other lawmakers. 

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