Hays County Emergency Information

'Onion Creek' fire on FM 967 100% Contained 

Grass fire contained. Fire Departments will monitor overnight for hot spots. Be aware of emergency vehicles in area. 

Posted by Admin Wednesday, July 19, 2017 10:17:00 PM

Avoid FM 967 Near Austin Water Preservation Land 

The controlled burn Wednesday, July 19, at the City of Austin's Water Quality Preservation Land on FM 976 near Buda has jumped its planned boundaries and numerous fire departments are on scene, as well as air support. Please avoid the area; expect... read more
 
Posted by Admin Wednesday, July 19, 2017 4:44:00 PM

UPDATE: Sheriff's Office Admin/Non-Emergency Phones are Operational Now 

The Sheriff's Office Administrative/Non-emergency phone lines are up and running again. 9-1-1 was NOT affected by the area outage.

Posted by Admin Wednesday, July 12, 2017 10:59:00 PM

Hays Sheriff's Office Admin/Non-emergency Phones are Down; 9-1-1 Fully Functional 

Due to a local telephone outage, the main administrative, or non-emergency, numbers into the Hays County Sheriff’s Office are not working as of 8pm July 12. 9-1-1 is still fully functional and citizens are encouraged to use that number as the... read more
 
Posted by Admin Wednesday, July 12, 2017 8:28:00 PM