Three very simple phone numbers, 911, will connect you with highly trained dispatchers in the Seminole County Dispatch Center if you are an Oviedo resident.
When to Call 911
You should call 911 for any Police, Fire, or Medical Emergency. Don't be afraid to call 911 requesting emergency services. Our dispatchers are well trained to ask you the appropriate questions to determine what type of emergency you are experiencing and what type of resources are required to help you in your time of need.
Who to Call for a Non-Emergency Situation
You should call the Seminole County Dispatch Non-Emergency Number at 407-665-5100 if you believe your situation does not require an immediate emergency response from fire, medical or police. If you are unsure if your circumstance is an emergency or non-emergency, we suggest you call 911 and we will assist you.
Examples of an Emergency
Chemical spills, chemical odor
Explosive device visible
Fire outside, brush fire, forest fire, smoke visible outside
Commercial building fire
Lightning strike to home or business
Smoke odor inside
Smoke visible inside
Any uncommon medical situation
Loss of vision
Power lines on ground, power pole fire, transformer fire/explosion