Monday, September 28, 2020

Several states are reporting 911 dispatch outages 9/28/20

 Local police report nationwide 911 outage

If you need emergency assistance, contact your local dispatch centers until the issue has been resolved.

MINNEAPOLIS — Several police departments across the state are reporting a 911 outage Monday evening.

"The 911 lines are not operational nationwide," said Minneapolis Police Department spokesman John Elder. "This is for phone calls or text messaging."

Elder added that anyone in need of emergency assistance, to call 612-348-2345.