Reporting an Emergency

To report an emergency, please make sure you first find a safe location.

  • In all cases of emergency dial 911 then do the following:
  • State:  “This is an emergency.

Give the dispatcher your

  • Name
  • Location
  • Phone number
  • Nature of the emergency

  • Do not hang up until the dispatcher tells you to do so.  Advise the dispatcher of the situation and remain where you are until contacted by an officer or Emergency Response Team (ERT) Member.
  • After alerting 911, alert an Emergency Response Team (ERT) Member repeat the above name, location, phone number, and nature of the emergency information and wait at the location for a team member’s arrival.