Safety and Prevention | Ajuntament de Barcelona

A new vision and a new model of public safety

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panoràmica barcelona

05/01/2021 - 10:00

New measures to contain the spread of Covid-19

COVID-19. Tighter measures will be in place from 7 January until 24 January, with a municipal lockdown in response to the rising number of cases from the pandemic.

12/01/2021 - 14:27

Dial 112 for all emergencies from now on

Safety and prevention. The 112 phone number replaces the 092 number for the City Police and the 080 number for the Fire Service, with all emergency calls now centralised.

vehicles de mobilitat personal

13/01/2021 - 14:36

New regulations on the circulation of personal mobility vehicles

Mobility and transport. The City Police steps up its operation to control the circulation of electric scooters, hoverboards and wheels.

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Areas of responsibility

The Safety and Prevention Area depends on the Fifth Deputy Mayor’s Office. It is responsible for public safety and prevention policies and in charge of the Guàrdia Urbana (city police) and the Fire Service Barcelona wants to set an example of safe, peaceful, community coexistence.