When should I call 911?

In an emergency, always call 911.

Ottawa County Central Dispatch

911 Flyer

GVSU Allendale/Ottawa County Silent Observer

Grand Rapids/Kent County Silent Observer

What if I call 911 accidentally?
If you accidentally dial 911, do not hang up. Stay on the line and tell the dispatcher that everything is alright. If you don't, the dispatcher will think that something is wrong and send a police officer to check.