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Horry County police transmitter system down, dispatching by portable radios

(Source: Horry County Police Department's Facebook page) (Source: Horry County Police Department's Facebook page)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – The Horry County Police Department’s 911 system is functioning, but the main transmitter system is down as of Monday morning, according to Lisa H. Bourcier with Horry County Government.

Dispatch and public safety personnel are communicating through portable radios for dispatching until the issue is fixed.

The transmitter does not affect calls coming into the system or dispatching capability, Bourcier added.

Teams are currently on-site working on the situation. 

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