Northampton County NC - Emergency Services Information
All 911 calls in Northampton County are answered in Jackson at the Emergency Services building. Northampton also employs a reverse 911 system called “Code Red” that will automatically notify county property owners of emergency situations in the county. To enroll local phones, a cell phone, email account or out of area phone, register on the website at www.northamptonnc.com.
Roanoke Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department
- The Roanoke Wildwood VFD is dispatched by the County Emergency Services and responds to fire calls from the County Line on the west, the State Line on the North and to the Voltaire flashing light intersection on SR46 on the east. (Mutual support is provided from the Gaston VFD, Gasburg VFD, Triplet VFD, Ebony VFD or Long Bridge VFD depending on the degree of the emergency and/or the location in the county.)
- For EMS, the 911 dispatcher will notify the full time County EMS unit at the RWVFD substation on River Road. When the County unit is dispatched the Gaston Rescue Squad remote unit at the RWVFD substation is put on alert.
- For roadway accidents, the 911 dispatcher will notify the County Sheriff’s Dept, State Police and fire and rescue as needed.
- For Law Enforcement Issues, the 911 dispatcher will notify the Sheriff’s Dept. for response.