PO Box 1927, Portland, OR 97207
Information about how your call gets to 9-1-1 and what happens next
"Shelter-in-place means to stay inside or go in the nearest building when a disaster strikes. It is a way for you to stay as safe as possible until the emergency is over."
Call 9-1-1 to stop a crime in progress, report a fire, or call for an ambulance. If the situation is not an emergency, you should call 503-823-3333, the non-emergency number for all of Portland and Multnomah County.
What to expect when you call 9-1-1 from a cell phone