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The ABC of 911

The ABC of 911911 is the number to call to receive immediate help from police, fire, emergency medical services or other appropriate emergency response entities.

This website helps residents of all ages understand how and when to call 911, and what to tell the dispatcher. When seconds count, your responses can mean the difference between life and death. Learn more...

Regional 911: Saves More Lives

regional 911: Saves More LivesThis website also includes information about an ongoing initiative to consolidate 911 dispatch services countywide, to reduce call routing problems caused by multiple dispatch centers and improve response times to save more lives, all while enhancing operations and reducing annual operating costs.

As approved by Broward County voters, the Broward County Board of County Commissioners will assume operation of a new regional 911 communications system on October 1, 2013. Consolidation activities will continue through April 2014. Learn more...