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Veteran Deputy's Plea to Escambia County

I have written several times to you about the miserable state of our agency. I have voiced concern about officer safety, corruption, and the dismantling of our agency. 718 more words


In a medical emergency:

If you’re having a medical emergency, make it easier for the paramedics to help you…By making sure they can find you! For example, if you get stung by a bee in your backyard, and you’re having trouble breathing – get someone to call 911. 56 more words

Connie Sellecca

Diminished Level of Telephone Service in Reston Area

UPDATE (11:30 p.m.):
Verizon has notified Fairfax County that as of 11:12 p.m. Thursday, June 9, the telephone issues in the Reston area have been resolved and services restored. 59 more words


Why 9-1-1 Can't Save You

John Oliver on “Last Week Tonight” (May 15, 2015) described the state of our 911 call grid. Much like the blog I wrote about the state of… 463 more words


FREE Service from 9-1-1 Can Speed Up Emergency Response

Greater Harris County 9-1-1 Emergency Network (GHC 9-1-1) is offering an important FREE service called Emergency Profile for residents that can assist if they are in an emergency and have to call 9-1-1. 386 more words


Trauma Patient Ohio

After hearing from my parents’ neighbor that he had called 9-1-1, I paced the floor for 30 minutes. The hospital was just a short distance from my parent’s house, so I should have already heard something. 843 more words

If this is an emergency, hang up and dial 9-1-1

My husband and I are TUTS season-ticket holders, and on the night of May 15, 2015 we had tickets for “The Music Man.” We had an extra set of tickets for our close friends, Mike and Rhoda. 823 more words