Newport Police Department Launches New Non-Emergency Dispatch Phone Number
The Newport Police Department has a new public non-emergency dispatch telephone number (541) 574-5807. The number should be used only for routine police response for incidents that don’t require emergency lights and sirens response.
To contact the Newport Police Department, please refer to the following criteria:
* Dial 9-1-1 for ACTUAL HAPPENING NOW EMERGENCIES.
* 541-574-5807 – to report old crimes, disputes, animal complaints, non-injury/non-blocking traffic crashes, and other incidents requiring officer response.
* 541-574-3348 – to contact Newport Police Records and Police Administration. Also refer to our website at www.newportpolice.net
The current non-emergency dispatch number, 541-265-4231, will remain in effect. However, the transition to the 541-574-5807 dispatch number for Newport Police dispatch services will begin immediately.