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911 service restored following on-going issues in Tampa

Posted at 9:15 PM, Sep 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-07 14:39:50-04

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — Tampa Police and Fire Rescue report restored 911 service after on-going issues with callers using cell phone receiving a fast-busy tone. Landlines are not affected.

If you ever try to call emergency services and have problems getting through, use one of the following options:

•    Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office: (813) 247-8200
•    Hillsborough County Fire Rescue (including medical calls) (813) 272-5665
•    Temple Terrace Police, Fire, and Medical: (813) 989-7110

In the City of Tampa, call the Tampa Police non-emergency number at (813) 231-6130. For fire or medical emergencies, call (813) 232-6805.