Emergency Information

We want your vacation on the OBX to be hassle free and full of fun in the sun! We know sometimes things happen that can't be avoided and we want each of our guests to be prepared with the right information to handle any situation that may arise. Please review the information below for non-emergency situations.

If you are experiencing an emergency call 911 immediately with the physical address of your location. 

 Police Departments

 Report a NON-EMERGENCY 24/7 • Call the Main Dispatch Line • 252-473-3444

Office: 252-261-3895
Location: 722 West Kitty Hawk Rd.
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

Office: 252-449-5337
Location: 102 Town Hall Dr.                     
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

Office: 252-441-6386
Location: 5401 South Croatan Hwy      Nags Head, NC 27959

Office: 252-261-1112
Location: 1259 Duck Road
Duck, NC 27949

Office: 252-261-3331
Location: 5375 Virginia Dare Trail Southern Shores, NC 27949

Sheriff's Office: 252-473-3444
Location: 1044 Driftwood Dr.            Manteo, NC 27954

 Fire Departments

Phone: (252) 261-2666
Location: 859 W Kitty Hawk Rd.
Kitty Hawk, NC 27949

Phone: (252) 480-4060
Location: 1634 N Croatan Hwy.
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

Phone: (252) 441-5909
Location: 5314 S Croatan Hwy.
Nags Head, NC 27959
South Nags Head Location: 8806 S Old Oregon Inlet Road
Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone: 252-441-2910

Phone: (252) 261-3929
Location: 1259 Duck Rd.
Duck, NC 27949

Phone: (252) 261-2272
Location: 15 S Dogwood Trail
Southern Shores, NC 27949

Phone: (252) 441-6234

Location: 108 School House Rd.
Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948

Hospital Information 

 Outer Banks Hospital Urgent Care Center

Location:  5112 N Croatan Hwy,            Kitty Hawk, NC 27949
Phone Number: (252) 449-7474

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The Outer Banks Hospital 

Location: 4800 S Croatan Hwy           Nags Head, NC 27959                               Phone Number: (252) 449-4500

Emergency Center

  Urgent Care & Family Medicine

Location:   4923 S Croatan Hwy,          Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone Number:  (252) 261-8040

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Animal Hospital and Vet Information

Beach Safety 

Emergency Weather Information


Sign Up for Text Notifications

Text "JOIN DareEmergencyAlerts" to 30890 to sign up for text/voice alerts from Dare County Emergency Management in the event of an emergency. Subscribers will receive beach related NWS Alerts issued 24 hours a day for the Outer Banks. Users will also receive condition reports posted by ocean rescue personnel. 

In addition to text to join, anyone can sign up for Dare County Alerts and Notifications: 

Local TV Broadcasts: 
Government Access Cable Channel 191; Weather Channel 797; VA Channels 3,10,13; & NC Channels 7 and 9 
Local Websites: 
Dare County Emergency ManagementOuter Banks Voice (News)NOAA Weather
Local Radio Stations: 92.5FM 95.3FM- 99.1FM- 104.1FM 105.7FM NOAA weather radio

More Helpful Information 

Guest Hospitality App
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Things to Know
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Trash Collection + Recycling
View the trash collection days that pertain to your rental location.

Hurricane Info
Stay current with the ever changing weather on the OBX.