To report a situation that poses an immediate threat to life and property requiring an emergency public safety response, dial 911 immediately. Examples include, but are not limited to:
- An auto accident with injuries
- A fire
- A medical emergency
- Crimes in progress -- such as a person threatening others with a weapon -- a fight, robbery or burglary happening at the time you call
For all other situations requiring public safety services, dial the non-emergency number: 703-792-6500. Examples include, but are not limited to:
For telephone numbers for other County agencies, click here for a list, or call 703-792-6000.