Regional Communications Dispatch and 911

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In any life threatening situation dial 9-1-1.

In non-emergency situations contact:

The BROWARD COUNTY REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS NON-EMERGENCY NUMBER at: (954) 764-HELP (4357)

BSO supports TEXT to 911. Call if you can, Text only if you can't. If dialing 911 is not an option during an emergency, a text message from an SMS enabled cell phone can be placed. You cannot send pictures, video, emojis, or group texts. Do not use abbreviations or slang, and messages must be in English. Texting is for emergencies only, and only when placing a voice call is not an option. For more information on how Text-To-911 works, please refer to this explanation of Text-To-911 opens an external link in a new tab.