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CROWN POINT, Ind. — An Indiana 911 dispatcher has been fired after entering the wrong address for a man having a medical emergency, contributing to a 47-minute delay ...
Police found the Ohio man, 22, on the floor in the fetal position and surrounded by snacks
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Police in Ohio say they were called to a house by a man who complained he'd gotten too high smoking marijuana.
The Youngstown Vindicator reports ...
What we know: All hell broke loose in a sleepy Oregon community Thursday when a 26-year-old gunman opened fire on a community college campus killing nine and wounding seven.
What's significant: ...
SHAWNEE, Okla. — It was an emotional moment for two mothers — the mom of an infant found not breathing and the dispatcher who had a calming voice on the other ...
By Mark Strassmann
NEW ORLEANS — This weekend marks the 10th anniversary of Katrina. For many who survived the ordeal, the visuals of that day are etched in their memory. But for ...
For the dispatchers it's the sound of fear turning into panic that has been impossible to forget.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — New Mexico health officials have revoked the license of a former 911 dispatcher who hung up on a teenager who was trying to help a 17-year-old shooting ...
The former dispatcher hung up on a teenager who was trying to help a 17-year-old shooting victim who later died
The Mass. dispatcher is on paid leave during an investigation after one person who may have needed help never called back
The Associated Press
LAWRENCE, Mass. — Officials say a Massachusetts 911 dispatcher is under investigation for hanging up on several callers who did not speak English.
WBZ-TV reports ...
A unit was never sent after a man passed out at an Indiana gym
GARY, Ind. — A 911 dispatcher has been disciplined after telling a caller there were not enough emergency responders available and it was “going to be a minute.”
The incident ...
Matthew Sanchez was removed from his position at the dispatch center and reassigned after officials became aware of the conversation
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