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9-1-1 Dispatcher Tells Panicked Caller To 'Deal With It Herself' As Shot Teen Lay Dying

A New Mexico 9-1-1 dispatcher has resigned after allegedly telling a panicked caller to “deal with it herself.”

Jaydon Chavez-Silver was shot while sitting in his kitchen during a party. 215 more words

Police: Man Who Called 9-1-1 Lied About Having Chest Pains, Just Wanted Help Fixing His AC

Despite the plethora of services that are available these days at the touch of a button, there are still those who seem determined to stick with calling 9-1-1 — even when there’s no actual emergency. 304 more words

9-1-1 Center Recognized for Training Program

Posted at 1:30 p.m.

Did you know when you call our 9-1-1 center, that you are reaching one of the best trained centers in the country? 171 more words

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T-Mobile On The Hook For $17.5M After Nationwide 9-1-1 Outage

How important is it that telephone companies provide constant access to 9-1-1 service? Americans make an average of more than 27,000 of these emergency calls an hour, so when a nationwide wireless provider is unable to connect its users to 9-1-1 for even a few hours, they can be on the hook for millions of dollars. 285 more words

Ohio Woman Called 9-1-1 Because She Didn't Like Her Chinese Food

44-year-old Tracey McCloud is under arrest after she called 9-1-1 to complain about some bad Chinese food.

Cloud went to “Main Moon” Chinese Restaurant in Alliance, Ohio where she put the meal’s cost on her credit card. 206 more words

July 5, 1994 - I start telling cops where to go, and sometimes how to get there

July 5, 1994  That was the first day I walked into the Tulare County Sheriff’s Office building as an employee.  Twenty one years ago today, I thought “this will be a breeze!”.   1,203 more words

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10-55, 10-9, 10-53, 10-6, 10-46, 10-4 .... 10-7

Oh, the world of disptaching.
It’s a love and hate relationship really.

I love my officers, I do.
And hate it when they ask me questions, like, did you send fire?!? 49 more words

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