If you need an immediate response from police, fire, or ambulance, please call 911.
Some examples of when to call 911 for police include:
- an immediate threat to someone’s safety or life, such as screams, attacks, gunshots, and car accidents with injuries
- an in-progress crime, like a fight or a break-in, or a report of an impaired driver
- a serious crime that has just happened, like a sexual assault or a robbery
- suspicious circumstances or people that could indicate a crime is about to happen, such as a prowler
More information on calling 911.
If you are ever unsure about whether or not your call is an emergency, please call 911.