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If you need a response by the Police Department, Fire Department, or medic units:

Call 9-1-1

An emergency call receiver will ask specific questions designed to quickly identify the nature of your call so that it can be routed to the proper response service.


Mount Vernon Police Department

Ph: (360) 336-6271

Monday - Friday

8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Skagit 9-1-1 (Dispatch) Center

Ph: (360) 428-3211

Open 24 hours

Cell Phone Calls

Cell phone callers should call (360) 428-3211 to contact the local 9-1-1 center. 9-1-1 dialed calls are sent to towers before they connect with an emergency center. Depending on where the 9-1-1 call is made, it could go to Skagit 9-1-1 or the Washington State Patrol. Both centers are set-up to route the call to the appropriate center.

Crime Tip

Online reporting of suspicious or criminal activity

Important Phone Numbers

ContactPhone Number
Police Emergency9-1-1
Police Non-Emergency(360) 428-3211
Police Information & Complaints(360) 336-6271
Police Administration(360) 336-6293
City Attorney(360) 336-6203
Community Service Officer(360) 336-6250
Crime Prevention(360) 336-6224
Crime Tip Line(360) 336-0632
Criminal Investigations(360) 336-6272
Drug Task Force(360) 848-1165
9-1-1 Communications Supervisor(360) 428-3205
Municipal Court(360) 336-6205
Police Bulletin Board(360) 336-6225
Public Education Officer(360) 336-6224
Property / Evidence(360) 336-6231
Police Records(360) 336-6251
MVPV House Patrol(360) 336-6271
Animal Control(360) 336-6271

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