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911 dispatcher talks man through CPR that saves father's life

- 05/27/2015

By Geoff Fox Tampa Tribune DADE CITY, Fla. — A Dade City man who had a seizure before he stopped breathing early Saturday is alive today, thanks to the efforts of a Pasco County 911 ...


Hands-only CPR leads to 10 times more cardiac arrest saves

- 05/24/2015

PORTLAND, Ore. — Dispatcher-assisted CPR has improved cardiac arrest outcomes in Washington County. Since implementing the life-saving instructions for hands-only CPR in 2011 there has ...


Dispatcher brings groceries to hungry, elderly cancer patient who called 911

- 05/14/2015

The dispatcher got permission to go to the store, delivered the items herself and made him a ham sandwich


Dispatcher brings groceries to hungry, elderly cancer patient who called 911

- 05/14/2015

By Steve DeVane The Fayetteville Observer FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — When Clarence R. Blackmon Jr. called 911 Tuesday, he made it clear that he wasn't bleeding and didn't have any ...


Pa. county: 'Emergency services are not a right' in response to lawsuit

- 04/23/2015

By James O'Malley The Times-Leader WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — An attorney for Michelle Dzoch’s estate says Luzerne County 911 violated the woman’s constitutional rights when ...


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


Fla. firefighter, 911 dispatcher killed in rollover crash

- 04/15/2015

By Joyce Marie Taylor Suwannee Democrat LIVE OAK, Fla. — Twenty-one-year-old Brady Lee Fraley of Jasper died from injuries sustained in a single vehicle rollover crash in Hamilton County ...


Dispatcher arrested at call center on child porn charges

- 04/14/2015

GREECE, N.Y. — A 911 operator faces child pornography charges allegedly involving a 12-year-old girl. Jason Cortese, 33, has been suspended from his position after being arrested at ...


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 ...


Off-duty 911 dispatcher finds missing Pa. toddler

- 03/25/2015

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 ...


Listen: 911 call from woman whose fetus was cut from womb

- 03/23/2015

Colo. dispatcher receives call from the victim that had been lured to the attacker's home with a Craigslist ad for baby clothing


Listen: 911 call from woman whose fetus was cut from womb

- 03/23/2015

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 ...


Mass. dispatchers successful at silent 911 call procedures

- 03/17/2015

Dispatchers are trained to communicate with callers unable to speak; the program has gained attention thanks to social media


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