Where are the Arlington Fire Stations located?
Fire Station 1 is located at: 11754 Douglass Street (northeast corner of Airline and Douglass Street). Their number is (901)867-8905.
Fire Station 2 is located at: 12364 Donelson Road (northwest corner of Airline and Donelson Road). Their number is (901) 567-9403.
Does Arlington have a police department?
No. Arlington does not have it's own police department. The Shelby County Sheriff's Office proudly serves as the Town of Arlington law enforcement agency. An SCSO Substation is located in the center of Arlington, at 11670 Memphis-Arlington Road.
Does Arlington have a public tornado shelter?
Yes. The Arlington SAFE ROOM is located at: 11842 Otto Lane (beside Arlington Elementary School).
More information on the Safe Room is available here.
What is the non-emergency number for the Sheriff's Department?
SCSO Non-Emergency - (901) 379-7625
SCSO General Info - (901) 222-5500
How do I sign up for the emergency alert system?
Who do I contact about a dangerous or vicious animal?
The Shelby County Rabies/Animal Control Program is responsible for the enforcement of County ordinances and State Laws pertaining to domestic animals in Arlington. These regulations include licensing and vaccination, as well as “loose animal(s)”, vicious animals, animal cruelty and nuisance provisions.
The Rabies Control number is (901) 222-9715, and they are open Monday-Friday from 7am-4:30pm. After hours and on weekends, you can contact the Shelby County Sheriff Department at (901) 379-7625 regarding dangerous animals.
Rabies Control does not service requests involving wildlife, including snakes, raccoons, opossums, squirrels, rats or birds.