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UPDATE: 911 service restored in Scioto County, Ohio

UPDATE: 911 service restored in Scioto County, Ohio

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The Portsmouth Police Department confirms that 911 service has been restored as of 7:15 p.m. Frontier Communications has completed repairs to a fiber optic line.
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The Scioto County Sheriff’s Office along with the Portsmouth Police Department and New Boston Police Department are experiencing 911 technical issues.

Verizon communications are currently working on solutions for this problem.

To reach the Sheriff’s Office please call 740-354-7566.

In the event of an emergency in the City of Portsmouth call the  Portsmouth Police Department 740-353-4101.

In the event of an emergency in New Boston call the New Boston Police Department 740-456-4109.