Unfortunately, not all calls that come into 9-1-1 are emergency related. Make no mistake, calling 9-1-1 is for emergency situations only. If you need non-emergency assistance click here to find the appropriate number for your area.
You should only call 9-1-1 in EMERGENCIES – when you or someone else is seriously hurt or is experiencing life-threatening conditions. An emergency is any situation that requires the immediate assistance of a police officer, fire fighter or emergency medical services.
Shelby County 9-1-1 District assures every effort will be made to ensure nondiscrimination in all of its programs and activities, whether those programs and activities are federally funded or not. Click here for more information on Title VI compliance.