Posted at 11:05 p.m.
AT&T has resolved their technical issues with calling 9-1-1. Fairfax County residents using AT&T cellular phones should be able to reach 9-1-1 as normal.
If, however, you experience a problem, residents of Fairfax County can call 703-691-2233 as an alternative. Text messages to 9-1-1 from an AT&T phone within Fairfax County will also work.
Posted at 10:25 p.m.
AT&T is experiencing a national outage which may affect the ability to call 9-1-1 from an AT&T phone.
Residents of Fairfax County can call 703-691-2233 as an alternative if your AT&T phone is not able to reach 9-1-1.
Text messages to 9-1-1 from an AT&T phone within Fairfax County are also an alternative.
Posted at 12:20 p.m.
Sprint has resolved its issues with customers in Fairfax County being able to reach 9-1-1.
Posted at 8:40 a.m.
Sprint cellular service in the region has now returned to a normal status after overnight repairs.
If you continue to receive a busy signal when you call 9-1-1, you should attempt to text to 9-1-1, use a landline phone or use a cellphone covered by another provider.