Emergency calls to the Washington County Communications Center were briefly diverted to backup lines instead of the main lines.
Allegany County’s 911 Division says it’s changing its procedures after a dispatcher failed to send police to a murder scene after taking a call from a concerned neighbor.
Every day 911 dispatchers send rescuers into life or death situations. Those who go to the scene will tell you the sooner they arrive, the better it is for the patient.
It’s hard to believe it has been 12 years since terror attacks in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania killed thousands of people.
Panic and confusion. That’s clearly heard on 911 calls from the Rosedale train explosion. More than 30 calls were released Friday.
A desperate call for help. Montgomery County officials have released tapes of the 911 calls made after a portion of parking garage collapsed and trapped two construction workers, killing one.
On this Memorial Day, we pause to honor those no longer with us, and thank those who made it back to us.
Emergency dispatchers in Allegany County are set to receive a pay raise for the next three years.
Joseph Ross sits at his computer, opens Google Maps and types in “Dorsey Road.” He clicks the search button.
After the attacks of 9/11 the sports world decided to respectfully take a break. Our country was rocked by the events that occurred and boxs scores were the least of our concerns.
Police in Washington say a sergeant faces discipline after he left his cruiser running while investigating a 911 call and it was taken for a joyride.
Calling for help. That’s what 911 is all about. But what if you can’t speak or hear? Frederick County is one of the first jurisdictions in the country to meet that need.