WHEN YOU SHOULD CALL 9-1-1
All 9-1-1 calls should involve emergencies needing immediate assistance such as:
- A crime being committed
- An ambulance is needed
- Smoke or fire is visible
- Anytime law enforcement, fire, or medical personnel is needed
If you are in doubt a situation is an emergency, CALL 9-1-1. A telecommunicator will assist you in determining your need.
DO NOT CALL 9-1-1 FOR THE FOLLOWING:
Report or check on a power outage
Inquire about road conditions
Check on school closings
Asking for a telephone number (directory assistance)
Asking about community events
What to do if you accidentally dial 9-1-1 for what ever the reason "Do Not Hang Up", stay on the phone and speak with the telecommunicator. No matter how quick you hang up the phone the 9-1-1 call will always go through to the center.
NON-EMERGENCY SITUATIONS & ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES:
For non-emergency calls or to contact the administrative offices of Chatham County Emergency Operations or the Chatham County Sheriff's Department, please dial 919-542-2811.
Direct Phone Numbers for Chatham County offices:
|Road Names or Directions||919-545-8163|
|Sheriff Mike Roberson||919-545-8122|
|District Attorney's Office||919-545-3510|
|All Gun Permits||919-545-8158|
|Clerk of Court||919-545-3500|