Check out the September 2012 issue of EMS World Magazine which had an article that involved some of our Portland Bureau of Emergency Communications Employees. As it happened, the patient had cameras in his office capturing the event on video.
"Call 9-1-1 - Save a Life - Report a Fire - Stop a Crime"
"Know Your Non-Number"
Non-Emergency Number for Police, Fire and Medical Assistance
Fairview / Gresham / Maywood Park / Multnomah County / Portland / Troutdale
The Bureau of Emergency Communications is only able to assist the public through telephone calls at our (503) 823-3333 number for non-emergencies, and 9-1-1 for emergencies. Our center is not equipped to handle text messages - by phone, web, or email at this time.