CLEVELAND, Ohio — A man called 911 when his wife thought she was having a heart attack, and he was told by a 911 dispatcher that no ambulances were available.
Sandy Pierce, 68, said ...
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — A review of the county’s ambulance dispatching system is under way as part of a dispute between Trans-Care and Medic 51, ...
The first 911 call in the United States was placed in Haleyville, Ala., on Feb. 16, 1968. And for nearly 50 years the 911 system had done a good job of meeting its intended purpose.
But there ...
By Mollie Durkin
The York Dispatch
YORK COUNTY, Pa. — One York County 911 dispatcher was at the right place at the right time on Saturday.
Maria Cataldo, 2, of Dallastown was reported ...
By Ben Nuckols
WASHINGTON — A policy of routing calls about emergencies on the Metro subway to a supervisor at the District of Columbia's 911 call center contributed ...
Colo. dispatcher receives call from the victim that had been lured to the attacker's home with a Craigslist ad for baby clothing
LONGMONT, Colo. — In the 911 call from Michelle Wilkins, who had her 7-month-old fetus cut from her abdomen, dispatcher Beth Kemper gathers important information and stays on the phone ...
A woman is accused of using an online ad for baby clothes to lure a 7-month pregnant woman, and performing a cesarean section; the victim was left alone and called 911
By Ryan Parker
Los Angeles Times
LOS ANGELES — The Colorado woman suspected of assaulting a pregnant 26-year-old and cutting the unborn baby out of the victim's body made her first ...
The Daily Tribune
MOUNT PLEASANT, Texas — It’s a national emergency.
When 911 calls are made from cell phones, the exact location of the caller can’t be immediately determined ...
Dispatchers are trained to communicate with callers unable to speak; the program has gained attention thanks to social media
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Dispatchers across Massachusetts have had success implementing the state’s silent 911 call procedure, which is gaining attention thanks to social media.
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One of the more difficult calls to respond to is to check the well-being of an elderly person living alone. The 911 call usually comes from a son or daughter who is concerned about their elderly ...