Public Safety

Public Safety Quick Access Information……

If you are experiencing an emergency, CALL 9-1-1.  The numbers below may not provide as rapid a response as you need for your situation and should be used for administrative contact only.

Bowling Green Police Department:

Contact during business hours (9 AM to 5 PM) – (804) 632-1600

Bowling Green Volunteer Fire Department:


Station Telephone Number – (804) 633-6011

Bowling Green Volunteer Rescue Squad:


Station Telephone Number – (804) 633-7373

Caroline County Sheriff’s Department:


Contact during business hours (8 AM to 4:30 PM) – (804) 633-1120

Contact after hours/Dispatch – (804) 633-5400

Virginia State Police:


Contact by Cell phone:  #77

Area 44 Office (Bowling Green) – (804) 633-6799

State Telephone Number (24 hours):  (804) 674-2000

Toll Free: 1-(800) 552-9965

Emergency Preparedness:

Here are two websites that will help you develop an emergency plan for your family to address various disaster situations you may encounter.

VA Department of Emergency Management:

Commonwealth of Virginia: