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911 Search Results Articles

Fla. deputy skips 911 call to eat lunch, woman dies

- 04/24/2015

He responded an hour after being dispatched; the woman was found dead in her front yard, holding her phone and her medication, and her body covered in ants


Fla. deputy skips 911 call to eat lunch, woman dies from medical emergency

- 04/24/2015

By Adrienne Cutway Orlando Sentinel LEE COUNTY, Fla. — A Florida deputy is accused of going to eat lunch instead of responding to a 911 call that led to a woman's death, according ...


911 breached duty by sending responders to wrong address

- 04/24/2015

Incidents like this, the death of a woman in a house fire, are unfortunate and not at all uncommon. Beyond all of the technology, emergency response systems are still operated by humans and humans ...


Video: Kids saved from fire reunite with firefighters, 911 staff

- 04/23/2015

MyFoxDC.com FORT WASHINGTON, Md. — At Prince George's County Fire/EMS Station 832, there were hugs, clapping and the occasional tears. This was something to celebrate. Inside the ...


Video: Kids saved from fire reunite with firefighters, 911 staff

- 04/23/2015

The fire chief gave the girl an award for bravery and the boy and dispatcher were given a meritorious service award for their actions during the fire


911 call: Boy, 13, directs firefighters in dramatic rescue

- 04/22/2015

WJLA.com CLINTON, Md. — A 13-year-old boy who made a dramatic call to 911 and his 9-year-old sister were rescued from a house fire Sunday morning by Prince George’s County firefighters. As ...


911 call: Boy, 13, directs firefighters in dramatic rescue

- 04/22/2015

As his sister can be heard saying they were going to die, her brother tells her not to say that


911 call centers to see huge revenue drop if cell phone surcharge expires

- 04/21/2015

QUINCY, Ill. — A 73-cent surcharge on 911 cell phone calls is set to expire in July, which officials say may result in a $200,000 loss in revenue. “We would see about a 15 percent ...


FCC fines two companies for multi-state 911 outage

- 04/18/2015

Washington — The Federal Communications Commission has resolved its investigation of an April 2014 multi-state 911 outage that prevented more than 11 million people in seven states from ...


Listen: Panicked 911 call from worker trapped in plane's cargo hold

- 04/17/2015

KOMMO News SEATTLE — "I'm inside a plane! Alaska Airlines Flight 448..." That was probably among the strangest calls 911 operators in Seattle have ever received, but ...


Listen: Panicked 911 call from worker trapped in plane's cargo hold

- 04/17/2015

The worker fell asleep and passengers heard him banging on the aircraft for help as the plane took off


Texas girl honored for saving dad with 9-1-1 call

- 04/11/2015

The 8-year-old calmly called 9-1-1 and provided first aid for her father's wound until paramedics arrived


Texas girl honored for saving dad with 9-1-1 call

- 04/11/2015

By Hilary Whittier FOX 26 FRIENDSWOOD, Texas — On April 6, 2015, the Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network (GHC911), the Friendswood Police Department, and the City of Friendswood ...


Updated report released on NG911 implementation progress

- 04/02/2015

WASHINGTON D.C. — The National 911 Program released the 2014 National 911 Progress Report, which provides detailed reporting and analysis of the most recent collection of 911 statistics. ...


Ohio dispatcher tells 911 caller no ambulances available

- 03/28/2015

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 ...


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