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Non-emergency police assistance: 602-262-6151

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Report traffic signal outages: 602-262-6021

Storm debris information:

Report power outage:

APS: 855-688-2437or
: 602-236-8811

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Public Health Alerts 

Stay up-to-date on the latest health alerts from Maricopa County Department of Public Health. 

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 Emergency Resources

American Red Cross        

Red Cross provides shelter, food, health services, including mental health, to assist families and the community in times of need.

The Salvation Army         

The mission of the Salvation Army is to access multiple volunteer organizations to provide comprehensive support in times of need, including disasters.

Habitat for Humanity   

Habitat offers low-cost repair services for those who qualify. They also offer emergency repair services for those who qualify, and can access volunteers to help reduce costs.

Association of Arizona Food Banks

They can coordinate any food needs from a network of food banks across the Valley.


Meet the Director

Lisa Jones 

The city of Phoenix's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management strives to promote a secure and resilient city. 

Mission and Vision

Our mission is to build, sustain and improve the entire Phoenix community by preparing and protecting  the entire community from threats ranging from natural disasters to man-made disasters. 

Emergency Management Staff

 Contact Us

Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management

Phoenix City Hall
200 W. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85003


The city of Phoenix has been designated as being StormReady by the National Weather Service (NWS), which means Phoenix has reached a high level severe weather preparednes.