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Posted on: June 28, 2019

Portsmouth 311

Portsmouth 311

The city of Portsmouth rolls out it's 311 Non-Emergency Call Center effective July 1. 

Three-one-one (311) is a non-emergency phone number that residents can use to obtain information about city services, make complaints or report concerns. Citize...

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Posted on: July 12, 2019

DRONE Operations

DRONE PIC 2

Effective today (7-12-19), DRONE operations in the City have been authorized for use and available for tasking. Currently, the city has a joint team with Portsmouth PD to address multiple on scene situations. Both Aircraft, a Mavic 2 Enterprise and a Mavi...

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Posted on: June 25, 2016

Incident Command Vehicle

Public Saftey Incident Command Vehicle

June 25th was a huge day for the Portsmouth Public Safety Family. The Portsmouth Police and Fire Departments took delivery of a new Incident Command Vehicle.

This vehicle is not only instrumental in successful operations involving Police and Fire responses...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

"How about this heat?"

Heat Graphic

"How about this heat?" It's a good conversation starter but not a subject to take lightly. Be sure to prepare for this week's high temps and humidity. Check out VDEM's Extreme Heat facts at https://www.vaemergency.gov/threats/extreme-heat/.

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NWS Extreme Heat Information Public Education
Posted on: June 28, 2019

Flood Insurance Can Help

Flood Insurance can help for hurricanes

Flood insurance helps you get back to your routine faster after a storm. Are you and your family protected? Visit www.Floodsmart.gov to find the right policy for you. #FloodSmart

Public Education
Posted on: June 1, 2019

Calling 911

Calling 911

Do you know what to do if someone is badly injured or suddenly becomes sick? You should. Knowing how to call for help in an emergency can help save a life. Take a few moments to read this information. Share it with your family and friends.

CALL 911 IN EMER...

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