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The Code Enforcement Division enforces all Bay County Codes, Bay County Land Development Regulations, and the Beaches and Shores Ordinance, which regulates beach and motor scooter vendors.
Find Emergency Management information for Bay County, FL.
Emergency Medical Services
Bay County Emergency Medical Services operates several Advanced Life Support Paramedic Mobile Intensive Care units from locations throughout Bay County including Callaway, Lynn Haven, Panama City, Panama City Beach and other locations and responds to approximately 28,000 calls for assistance per year.
Learn about Fire Services in Bay County, FL.
Report a Concern
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The Bay County Sheriff's Office is responsible for the general welfare of the County and its citizens and provides for their protection through patrolling all areas of the County and answering requests for assistance. The Sheriff's Office enforces County Ordinances, State and Federal laws; provides assistance to the general populace and provides for their protection; investigates crimes and promotes the reduction of crimes through patrol techniques; assists other law enforcement agencies in their quest for these goals; and provides security at sporting and other special events (i.e., parades, festivals, etc.).
When to Call 911
An emergency is any situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, fire department or ambulance.