Tips for Calling Emergency Services

When should I call Emergency Services (police, fire or ambulance)?

Call only in the case of emergencies where an immediate response is required.   

9-1-1 and red phone

What constitutes an emergency?

If it is happening now and you see it taking place, then call 9-1-1.

Do’s and Don’ts when calling for Emergency Assistance


Do Not:

If you call 9-1-1 by mistake


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