ALERT 12/28/2018: The 911 telephone system is having significant nationwide operational issues impacting 37 states. This is affecting 911 (wireline & wireless) delivery to most of Massachusetts. Callers may experience “all circuits busy” message. If possible we recommend using the 10 digit telephone number to call your local police, fire or emergency medical system. Sandwich Police number is 508 888-1212 option 7.