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You can contact the Police Service by telephone, text phone or in writing.  

Emergency telephone number

In an emergency dial 999

or 18000 for text phone users

An emergency is where serious injury has been caused or a crime is in progress and the suspects are at or near the scene.

Non-emergency and general enquiries telephone number

101 Non Emergency Number

More information about the PSNI Non Emergecy Telephone Number (PDF)

Callers from outside the UK or within the Republic of Ireland should ring + 44 28 9065 0222.

Report Non-Emergencies Online

If you wish to report a non-emergency incident, including hate crime and online incidents, you can complete our
Non-Emergency Incident Reporting Form here.  You can report anonymously, and as a victim, witness or third party

If you are a business/organisation and a victim of cyber crime (online incidents), you can complete our
Cyber Crime Reporting Form here

In an emergency always call 999.  If you experience any problems reporting online or have queries, call 101.


Police station opening hours

Station addresses and opening hours

Details of police surgeries or PACT meetings can be found using our interactive map

Write to us

If you wish to contact police about a matter in your area you can find contact details for each police district using our interactive map.

For general queries you can write to:

Command Secretariat
Police Service of Northern Ireland
Police Headquarters
65 Knock Road


0800 555 111

National anti-terrorist hotline

0800 789 321

Emergency SMS text service

Our emergency SMS text service for people who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired.  More>>