Just in case, here is a handy list of contact information for police, medical care and fire services in Paris.
- Police emergency: 17
To report a crime which requires the immediate intervention of the police (violence, attack, mugging, burglary, etc.)
The list of police stations in Paris
What numbers can you call in Paris in the event of fire?
Free emergency numbers:
- Fire brigade: 18
- European emergency n°: 112 – This number allows you to report a dangerous situation or an accident involving property or people. It allows the fire brigade to intervene (fire, gas leak, burning, electrocution, traffic accident, etc.)
Contact details and additional information:
Brigade de sapeurs Pompiers de Paris (BSPPP – Paris Fire Brigade)
Emergency medical numbers
- SAMU (emergency medical assistance): 15 – This emergency service offers a permanent medical hotline to provide the right response for each call: medical advice, private ambulance, general practitioner, etc.
- Emergency number for the deaf and hard of hearing: 114
Hospital emergency services
Several hospitals provide emergency services. Find all the contact details in Paris and its inner suburbs.
Emergency service for adults
Emergency service for children
Emergency maternity service