Emergency Numbers

IMPORTANT NUMBERS TO CALL IN AN EMERGENCY

Douglasdale Police ( in order of fastest response)

Operations Room:                             011 699 1333

SAPS emergency freecall:                 10111

SAPS Duty Officer:                             071 675 7158

SAPS 24hr Trauma Councillor:        078 850 2341

SAPS Sector 2 Vehicles:                     071 675 7152/53

Traffic Emergency JMPD:                  011 758 9650

Fire/Ambulance Joburg:                    10177 or 011 375 5911

Medical Emergency ER24:                 084 124

Electricity/Water/Sewerage:              011 375 5555

Crime Stop:                                           0860 010 111

Crime Line:                                           sms (32211)

Childline:                                              0800 055 555

BE CALM AND SPEAK CLEARLY

When you call for any of the emergency services, give as much detail as possible, e.g:

  • Full street address
  • Nearest street corner
  • Full description of perpetrators (clothes, shoes they are wearing, hair colour, eye colour, distiguishing marks on body like tattoos, scars)
  • If possible, place someone on the street to wait for emergency services to arrive.