When does someone call 911?

911 is the phone number to dial whenever police, fire or ambulance services are needed for an emergency.

Police Dispatch Center

When you dial 911, your address and phone number (minus extension number) will show up on a monitor in the police dispatch center. The police dispatcher will also transfer your call to the fire department or paramedics, if required.

Crimes in Progress & Personal Danger

For Crimes in Progress or If Your Life is in Danger, immediately call 911.

Suspicious Circumstances & Other Crimes

For suspicious circumstances or crimes that occurred when you were not present and the suspects are already gone, please call 714-573-3225.

File a Police Report

If you wish to file a Police Report, you can call the Tustin Police Department at 714-573-3225 or file the report in person at the Police Department front desk. The front desk hours of operation are from 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m, Monday through Saturday. The front desk is closed on Sundays and city holidays. The Tustin Police Department is located at:
300 Centennial Way
Tustin, CA 92780

Important Note

Loud music complaints, parking complaints, barking dog complaints, etc, should not be called in on 911.

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1. When does someone call 911?
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3. What if I dial 911 by mistake?
4. What if I don't speak English?