Communications Center (9-1-1)
If you have an emergency to report, or a crime that is in progress, call 9-1-1 right away. Otherwise, if you would like to report a crime that occurred in the past, call (206) 296-3311.
Do not send an email to this web site if you need police response.
When You Call…
- Stay calm. Don't get excited. Take a deep breath.
- Speak clearly
- State the problem you are reporting
- Listen carefully to the questions asked and instructions given
- Be prepared to answer the following:
- Location of the problem – full address and nearest cross street
- Your name
- Phone number you are calling from
- Let the 9-1-1 operator control the conversation. Answer all questions.