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The911 Communications Center

Operational 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. 911 Center personnel are the first of the first responders, providing the vital first link in the chain of public safety when handling emergency calls for the Police and Fire Departments.

Now Hiring, Apply Today

The 911 Center is currently hiring for the Emergency Communications Technician Trainees (ECT-T) position. Learn more about how to apply.

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The 911 Center is one of the three largest Public Safety Answering Points (PSAP) in Maryland—receiving an average of 2,200 calls a day and employing nearly 200 dedicated civilian employees who serve our community.

Reporting Non-Emergencies

Call the 24-hour phone number at 410-887-2222. Some non-emergencies, including lost or stolen property, destruction of property and abandoned vehicles, can be reported online.

Calling 911

If there is a crime in progress or you need immediate medical or police assistance, call 911.


Texting 911

You should only text 911 in an emergency—prank texters can be identified and prosecuted. It may take longer for 911 to receive and respond to your message.

Contact Us

911 Communications Center

401 Bosley Avenue
Towson, Maryland 21204

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Office: 410-307-2000
24-hour Non-Emergency: 410-887-2222

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