Emergency And Crime Numbers Across The UAE

Dial 999 for police. Dial 998 for an ambulance. All emergency or crime hotlines across the UAE incase of an emergency or you need to report a crime.

  • Publish date: Wednesday، 16 March 2022
Emergency And Crime Numbers Across The UAE
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Incase you are in an emergency and you're not sure what number or who to call we've got you covered.

General Emergency phone numbers

You may call any of the following numbers anywhere in the UAE incase of an emergency:

  • 999 for Police
  • 998 for Ambulance
  • 997 for Fire Department and Civil Defense 
  • 996 for Coastguard
  • 991 for Electricity failure
  • 922 for Water failure.

Dubai

In Dubai the DCAS SOS app is available in order to request for emergency ambulances, the app has an SOS feature which sends your exact location to Dubai’s Corporation for Ambulance Services. It has services available for people of determinations including those with hearing or visual impairments.

Crimes

  • In order to report crimes call 999 while anywhere in the UAE, different channels are available to each emirate.

Harassment and Safety

  • Abu Dhabi: Aman service is available when dialing 8002626 or sending an SMS to 800262
  • Dubai: Al Ameen service is available when dialing 8004888 inside of the UAE and +9718004888 outside of the UAE
  • Sharjah: Najeed service is available when dialing 800151 or sending an SMS to 7999
  • Other crimes also available to report such as cybercrimes and domestic violence are reported online.

Human trafficking 

  • EWAA hotline is available when dialing 800SAVE 
  • The National Commitee to Combat Human Trafficking is avaliable on +97122222000
  • Dubai Police Control Center of Human Trafficking is avaliable on +97146082347
  • Hotline for labor complaints: 8005005
  • Hotline for human trafficking: 8007283
  • You may also email them on htccc@dubaipolice.gov.ae

Violence Against Women And Children

  • Ministry of Interior on toll free hotline 116111
  • Community Development Authority- CDA is available on hotline 800988
  • EWAA Shelter for Women and Children is available on hotline 8007283
  • Dubai Foundation for Women and Children is available on on 800111
  • Child Protection Center in Sharjah is available on toll-free helpline number 800 700
  • Women's protection center in Sharjah is available on on toll-free helpline number 800 800 700
  • Hemaya Foundation for Children and Women - Ajman is available on hotline 800446292
  • Aman Center for Women and Children through RAK Police is available on – 072356666