Medellin Free City Guide

Emergency Numbers

Emergency Calls – 123
Kidnapping & Extortion Hotline – 165
Tourism Police – (+57 4) 265-5907 / 437-6125
Poblado Police Station – (+57 4) 312-5567
Address: Cr 43B # 12-20, Manila, El Poblado.

Instead of calling the general emergency numbers you might prefer to contact the assigned policeman in your local neighborhood. You can find their details by checking THIS WEBSITE.

Toucan Tip: Be Smart with your Smartphone

Cuadrante Amigo & Polis are smartphone apps that allow you to reach the nearest police officer based on your GPS settings. This is great for emergencies – especially if you speak Spanish or have a Spanish speaker available to help you out.

Here are the download links:



Emergency Numbers
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  1. Hi There,

    I need to report the theft of a mobile phone in Poblado. I need a crime reference number for my insurance company.

    Please can you advise?


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