Make the Right Call

Prince George’s County residents can get the best services possible by knowing the correct number to call to obtain the service or information that is required. By calling the correct number to obtain public safety assistance or to obtain Prince George’s County services, the 9-1-1 call takers will remain available to handle true emergencies.

Most of all, having a better understanding of when to call each of these three important phone numbers will help ensure that your specific need is most effectively met.

  1. 3-1-1

    Call 3-1-1 to receive general County information about Prince George’s County Government programs and services and much, much more.

  2. 9-1-1

    Learn about the appropriate times to call 911.

  3. Impounds & Vehicle Tow Inquiries

    Please do not call the non-emergency dispatch number to obtain information about a vehicle impound or a vehicle that has been towed.

  4. Non-Emergency Dispatch

    Learn when you should call the non-emergency dispatch number.

  5. Police Tip Line

    There are times when citizens have information to pass on to the Police Department and the dispatch of an officer is not required, find out what times those are.