UPDATE: The nationwide outage affecting the AT&T cellular network has been resolved.

Wednesday, March 08, 2017
AT&T Cellular Experiencing Nationwide Issues with Contacting 911


A nationwide 911 outage on the AT&T cellular network is affecting AT&T cell phone subscribers. If you are having issues contacting 911 in Virginia Beach, please call the non=emergency number at 757-385-5000 or send a text message to 911.

"We're monitoring the issue and will provide an update as soon as possible," said Stephen Williams, Director of Emergency Communications and Citizen Services.

This affects only AT&T subscribers. All others can still use 911 for emergency calls.

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