We are the Porter County, Indiana Emergency Communications (E-911) Center.

We are dedicated and trained professionals with hundreds of years of experience. We are passionate about our profession. We work as a team to positively impact the quality of life in Porter County by helping the citizens, business community, visitors, and anyone with whom we interact.

Mission Statement

The Porter County 911 Center serves as the vital link between the citizens and emergency responders of Porter County by providing emergency and non-emergency services with integrity in a compassionate manner through teamwork and dedication.

Core Values

Teamwork, Dedication, Compassion, Integrity

Plan Ahead For Any Emergency

Alert Porter County

Porter County offers a free enhanced 911 service to those who live, work, vacation and travel through Porter County, IN. Sign up now to give 9-1-1 the information they need to help you fast. It could save your life! Create your free Smart911 Safety profile.

The information you provide in your Safety Profile is private and secure. It is accessible by 911 call-takers only when you dial 911 from your registered phone. The information you provide may save critical time during an emergency. The Safety Profile you create and information you provide is available anywhere in the United States where Smart911 is available.

Through this same service, Porter County now offers emergency alerts. If you are interested in receiving alerts regarding certain weather or road conditions, county building closures or health and safety information, sign up for free.

For more information about Porter County Alerts visit Alert Porter County FAQs.

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