Back to Report It!

 Report a Fire 

Phone:911   Cell:*78
458-3311  if  Not  Urgent

Remember... Explanation... Example...
Activity What is burning? 
"House has smoke pouring out the attic vent...
Location Where did you see it?  Address best, street intersection OK, "400 yards west of Walmart" if you have to. ...504 1st Ave...
EMS Injuries that require immediate response by Emergency Medical Services (ie ambulance) injuries...
When did this occur?  In progress?  A few minutes ago? Hours ago?  This determines the urgency of getting fire fighters to the scene.'s happening right now...
Suspect Was it caused by a crime?   Did you see suspicious activityIf So:

Description:   people and vehicles  

Armed?   weapons

Location now or where you saw him go

...two men in early 20s drove off as I approached.  Both had short, dark hair. One had a beard and was wearing a black leather jacket, dirty t-shirt, and jeans, The other had a mustache, denim jacket and brown pants. Car was a red '97 Taurus license TB465, Florida.  Headed south on 1st Ave."

Answer Dispatcher questions as clearly as possible!

OPTIONAL things you can do to help: 

    1) Identify yourself by name when you call in

    2) Call 911 with updates if situation changes

    3) Wait for arrival of police or emergency crews... especially if the fire is not obvious.