Cass County Sheriff's Office activating additional help to aid in flood fight

MGN PHOTO: Bags filled with sand to stop a storm surge, Photo Date: March 29, 2008

Cass County, N.D.-- The Cass County Sheriff’s Office has activated its Tactical Operations Center (TOC) at 7:00 a.m. today April 5th, 2019 to assist with the Cass County flood fighting efforts. The TOC will be located at the Cass County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Center located at 1612 23rd Ave. N. in Fargo.

The activation of the TOC will help streamline and coordinate resources while providing an immediate response for citizens calling in order to obtain flood fighting information. Those entities represented in the TOC are the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, North Dakota Highway, Cass County Emergency Management, Cass County Highway Department and the North Dakota National Guard.

The TOC will operate 24 hours a day until we feel the public is safe and no extra resources are needed. The phone number listing for the TOC is 701-241-8000. Any questions in reference to the operation of the TOC can be answered by Sheriff Jesse Jahner at 701-793-6187.