When should I call 911?

Call 911 during an emergency where you believe that the immediate response of the police, a firetruck, or an ambulance is needed. Some examples can include:

  • When you see fire or smoke
  • When you or someone with you is in danger
  • When you see a crime is being committed or has just occurred
  • When you believe that an ambulance is needed because someone is hurt or sick
  • When someone is trying to get in your house
  • When someone suspicious is prowling around your house or neighbors house
  • When a child is approached by a stranger

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1. What is 911?
2. When should I call 911?
3. When shouldn't I call 911?
4. What do I need to do when I use 911?