2017 Arkansas Code
Title 12 - Law Enforcement, Emergency Management, and Military Affairs
Subtitle 2 - Law Enforcement Agencies and Programs
Chapter 10 - Communications Systems
Subchapter 3 - Arkansas Public Safety Communications Act of 1985
§ 12-10-313. Nonemergency telephone number

Universal Citation: AR Code § 12-10-313 (2017)
  • (a) Each 911 public safety communications center will maintain a published nonemergency telephone number and nonemergency calls should be received on that number.
  • (b) Transfers of calls from 911 trunks to nonemergency numbers are discouraged because that ties up 911 trunks and may interfere with true emergency calls.
  • (c) A call-back number should be taken or the caller informed of the proper nonemergency number.
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