Public Safety Communications Department



PSCD Mission Statement

The Tucson Public Safety Communications Department employees are the first first responders. Our team is dedicated to saving lives, protecting responders, and serving our diverse community with integrity, professionalism, and compassion.


For Emergencies Dial 9-1-1


For PSCD Administration and General Information Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm call (520) 791-2570 

For PSCD Afterhours Non-Emergencies call (520) 388-1088 

or email 



Pima County Text to 911 has Launched! 
For more information - follow the links below: 

Text to 911 Media Release  & Video 

Text to 911 FAQ


For City of Tucson COVID-19 Updates: