Reporting Suspicious Activity

To report suspicious activity, call 703-558-2222. Describe specifically what you observed, including:

  • Who or what you saw
  • When you saw it
  • Where it occurred; and
  • Why it's suspicious

If there's an emergency, call 9-1-1.

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Real-time safety information and emergency alerts via email, mobile phone or smart phone.

Active Shooter Preparedness

What's your plan if you hear gunshots; Run? Hide? Fight? Shootings around the world continue to keep active shooter preparedness at the forefront of emergency preparedness training.

Learn What to Do

Text-to-911 - Coming Soon

In an emergency, we always want you to call 9-1-1, but for those instances when you’re unable to call, Arlington County plans to offer a text-to-911 capability in 2016. Learn more.

Video: Don't Get Caught In the Dark

The Wilsons, a fictitious family in Arlington, discuss what they'd do if the power went out.