TPD experiencing phone problems, 911 calls re-routed

TYLER (KLTV) - The Tyler Police Department began experiencing telephone problems earlier this evening, around 7:30.

All 911 telephone calls are being routed through the Smith County 911 center.  There are no delays in response times for emergency calls.

The Tyler Police Department can't receive telephone calls on any of the non emergency lines.  They are 903-531-1000, 1001, 1002, 1003, 1004, 1005, 1006 and 1007.

The Tyler Police Department requests that all non-emergency telephone calls to the Tyler Police Department Dispatch be made to the following numbers:

903-521-5307, 903-245-4014, 903-520-0071, 903-520-0088

Please use these numbers for all non-emergency calls until further notice.