911 Problems Resolved

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(Memphis) UPDATE: The Memphis Police Department has resolved issues with the city’s 911 emergency system.

In the event of a true emergency, they are asking the public to stay on the line when calling 911. Do not hang up and call again, the waiting period may be extended.

Contact the Memphis Fire Department for fire and medical emergencies at 458-3311.

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office emergency number is 379-7625.

For non-emergencies in Memphis call 545-COPS.