DRACUT — The police business phone line has been down since Wednesday night.

Police posted on Twitter 9:20 p.m. Wednesday that they were having trouble with the phone line.

The line was still giving a busy signal Thursday morning.

Anyone who has an emergency or needs assistance from Dracut police should call 911 until the line is operational again.

In a statement, Chief Peter Bartlett said police are working with the phone company to get the line back up as soon as possible. He thanked the community for their patience while the issue is resolved.