By Adam Sacasa
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. — Dispatchers and officers kept warning him to stop calling 911, but a Delray Beach man without an emergency kept dialing the line, according ...
The county's radio system was out of service and fire code violations were found after temperatures in the communication tower building reached 148 degrees
BATAVIA, Ohio — A county-wide 911 system crash in Clermont County led to a fire marshal's investigation into multiple fire code violations at the county's 911 dispatch ...
Text messaging has been successfully used twice since the service launched six months ago
PITT COUNTY, N.C. — Six months after launching 911 text messaging in Pitt County, officials say the initiative has been successful.
Text messaging has been used twice since the service ...
100s of 911 calls, including repeated calls from Laura McComb as her vacation home was flooded and swept down river, were made during historic Memorial Day weekend flooding
By Julie Garica and Matt Woolbright
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Wimberley Fire Chief Carroll Czichos was warned early that trouble was headed to his vacation ...
The owner takes his monster truck Shockwave to truck shows across the country, where it does things like setting stacks of cars on fire or racing fighter planes
The Associated Press
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A report of a possible plane crash brought ambulances, law enforcement officers and several emergency responders rushing to property in southwest ...
By Christal Hayes
FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. — A man was arrested after he allegedly hit on a 911 dispatcher and told her about his big muscles, authorities said.
By Eric Dexheimer and Sean Collins Walsh
The Austin American-Statesman
WIMBERLEY, Texas — On May 23, the extended Taylor family had just sat down for dinner at their River Road house ...
Driving home from work the MedStar dispatcher offered a ride to a stranded motorist who then ordered him to make an ATM withdrawal
By Tim Ciesco
FORT WORTH, Texas — MedStar says one of its dispatchers is lucky to be alive after a man robbed him at gunpoint early Saturday morning.
It happened at around ...
The man and his wife were unable to get inside their home for four hours after being attacked by their 8-pound housecat who just had kittens
STAMFORD, Conn. — “You said a cat?”
That was the response from a 911 operator when a Stamford man called Wednesday to report his cat was attacking him.