If you have any type of Police, Fire, or Medical Emergency dial 9-1-1
All Tallapoosa County Dispatchers are Emergency Medical Dispatch Certified meaning they can supply time critical instructions for:
Your address will show up on our screens if you are on a home phone and the dispatchers will be able to route the appropriate Emergency Response Team to your home or office. If you cannot speak, the dispatchers will still route a response team to your address. Posting your address saves time and time saves lives.
You must have a GOOD ADDRESS. If you have property and do not have an address, Tallapoosa County 9-1-1 will issue you one. Please contact the office at 256-825-8490. The office is located in Dadeville at 240 West Columbus Street.
Why 9-1-1 and NOT 911People have actually become confused and tried to dial Nine-Eleven! Tallapoosa County 9-1-1 emphasizes Nine-One-One so you will not become confused and you will react properly during an emergency.
WIRELESS PHONES and 9-1-1When using your wireless phone to report an emergency to 9-1-1, give the dispatchers a notable landmark, cross street intersection, and exact description of emergency you are reporting. Always remember your wireless phone number complete with area code and your name to give to 9-1-1.
Tallapoosa County E 9-1-1 provides for equal access for all Tallapoosa County citizens to report emergencies.