Complaints Against Dispatch Center 

The Central Maine Regional Communications Center is coming under fire for mishandling emergency calls.The dispatch center is based in Augusta.There are more than two dozen complaints filed by Kennebec County Sheriff’s Deputies, alleging that the Center has mishandled calls by sending officers to incorrect addresses and failing to advise officers when weapons might be invovled.Clifford Wells is the head of the Consolidated Emergency Communications for the state.He tells the Kennebec Journal that he remains confident in his dispatchers’performance, but that disciplinary action was taken last week andwill be taken this week.The newspaper said he did not elaborate on the discipline.