Department of Emergency Communications

If you have an EMERGENCY, Dial 911

The Department of Emergency Communications:

  • Serves as the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) for all 911 emergency and non-emergency requests for assistance in Frederick County.
  • Dispatches fire, rescue and ambulance services, Frederick County Animal Control and law enforcement; including Frederick County Sheriff's Office, Brunswick City Police, and Thurmont Police Department.
  • Coordinates after hour communications for county agencies.

Contact Us: 

  1. Philip Lambert 


    5370 Public Safety Place 
    Frederick, MD 21704 
    Ph: 301-600-4015 
    Fax: 301-600-2811

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