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Safety and Emergency Resources

Safety and Emergency Resources

The general emergency number in the United States is 911. You can use this number anywhere in the United States to reach the police department, the fire department, and to call for emergency medical services, like an ambulance.

University of Maryland Police Department 
Pocomoke Building (007), 7569 Baltimore Ave, College Park, MD 20742


  • On campus:  301-405-3333 (NOTE: This is only to reach the University Police Department for problems on campus. If you are not on campus, dial 911 for the emergency number.)
  • Off campus: 911
  • Mobile Phone Emergency:  #3333


Montgomery County Police Department
Emergency Number: 911
Non-Emergency: 301-279-8000

Prince George's County Police Department
Emergency Number: 911
Non-Emergency Number: 301-333-4000