Ontario Provincial Police

Site: Kingsville Detachment

Service: Ontario Provincial Police

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Record #: LEA0077 Last Modified: 17 Apr 2015 Last Full Update: 02 Oct 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-733-2345
Toll Free PhoneOntario-wide 1-888-310-1122
TDD Phone1-888-310-1133
Crisis Phone9-1-1
Fax519-733-6024
Text Phone9-1-1 (please see note in description about registering for this service)
Websitewww.opp.ca/ecms/index.php
Description and Service Details
Description (Service)Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) detachment for community of Kingsville 
 
Text with 9-1-1 Service 
The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is now pleased to offer Text with 9-1-1 (T9-1-1) service to persons who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired. 
 
What is T9-1-1? 
T9-1-1 is a new service that enables individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or speech impaired (DHHSI) to communicate with 9-1-1 operators via text message (SMS) during an emergency. 
 
How does T9-1-1 work? 
* Register your cell phone for T9-1-1 with your wireless carrier. A list of carriers is available at http://textwith911.ca/wirelessservice-providers  
* In an emergency, dial 9-1-1 as if making a voice call. Do not send a text message directly.  
* Communicate with the 9-1-1 operator via text message and provide all relevant information, including your name, location and the emergency assistance required. 
 
Will T9-1-1 work everywhere in Ontario? 
* No.  
* T9-1-1 service is only offered by some emergency services in Ontario, but the list is expected to grow. Visit http://textwith911.ca/service-availability to find out if T9-1-1 is available in your area. 
 
Where can I find more information? 
A range of useful information is available online at http://textwith911.ca 
 
 
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HoursAdministration Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
24 hour service
Areas ServedKingsville
LanguagesEnglish
FeesService - depending on service required ; None
Agency Information
Primary ExecutiveSergeant Blanchard, Detachment Commander
FundingProvincial
ElectionsGOV2-KIN-P
Site Information
Located In CommunityKingsville (Town of)
Address & Map
41 Division St S
Kingsville, ON N9Y 1P4
 
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AccessibilityFully Accessible - Parking, Entrance, Washroom
Topics
Service CategoriesDisaster Response Services ; Provincial/Territorial Police ; Specialized Telecommunications Equipment