Benefits of 9-1-1

  • 9-1-1 is an easy to remember three­-digit number that can be used to get immediate assistance from fire, police and medical personnel.
  • A 7-­digit phone number is not necessary in an emergency.
  • Anyone can dial 9-1-1 from any pay phone with a dial tone.
  • 9-1-1 is never long distance.
  • 9-1-1 is a free call from any wireless phone.