Emergency Contacts


Call 9-1-1 when there is a life-threatening emergency that requires the immediate response of emergency services such as police, fire or paramedic.


Non-emergency Police 877-275-5273
TTY Service 213-847-0652
Park-related emergencies 323-913-7390
Water Service 800-342-5397
Power Service 800-342-5397
Gas Service 800-427-2200
Traffic Signals 818-374-4823
Road closures (Cal Trans) 800-427-7623
Street Lights 800-996-2489
American Red Cross public information 213-739-5200
Animal Services 888-452-7381
Building Inspection 888-524-2845
Storm damage/mud slide reports 888-524-2845
Refuse collection 800-773-2489
Sewer/storm drain problems 800-773-2489
Trees down/debris removal & related problems 800-996-2489

For assistance accessing City services, dial 3-1-1 within City limits. Phone hours are 8:00 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Monday through Friday, or visit 3-1-1 online services.

For information about emergency preparedness programs in the City of Los Angeles, contact:

Emergency Management Department
500 East Temple Street
Los Angeles, California 90012
Phone: 213-484-4800 / Fax: 213-978-0517
E-mail: emd.emdweb@lacity.org