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California Paramedics Are Doing More Than Taking Patients To The ER

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.16.2015 | Healthy Living

Once you've sat down with your doctor, discussed your ailments and received medical care, you're out the door  -- usually with little i...

Delta State University Shooter Left Apology Note Before Killings

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.15.2015 | Crime

Police on Tuesday released a written apology and the 911 call made by Shannon Lamb, the man accused of killing a Delta State University professor ...

Woman Places 911 Call To Complain About Chinese Food

AP | Posted 07.07.2015 | Crime

ALLIANCE, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio woman has been arrested after calling 911 to complain about an order of Chinese food. Police say the 44-year-old Alli...

The Chilling 911 Call You Won't Hear During the Super Bowl

Brian F. Martin | Posted 04.03.2015 | Impact
Brian F. Martin

From the standpoint of a person in childhood, domestic violence is violence between your parents, or violence towards a parent, perhaps from a significant other or a stepparent. And this violence can be physical or non-physical.

911 Call: 'The Baby Is On Fire On The Ground'

AP | Posted 01.26.2015 | Crime

PEMBERTON, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey woman accused of dousing her newborn daughter with accelerant, setting her on fire and leaving her in the middle ...

IMPORTANT: Please Don't Call 911 To Find Out What's On TV

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.14.2015 | Crime

If you want to know what's on TV tonight, there are plenty of places to look. You can even search the channel listings right here at HuffPost TV. ...

Indiana Doctor Kills Wife, Self, In Newlywed Murder-Suicide (911 Audio)

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 10.08.2014 | Crime

The reception tent was still on the lawn of an Indiana doctor's posh Terre Haute mansion when he shot his new wife dead Sunday. Dr. Greg "Scott" S...

911 Dispatcher Tells Rape Victim To 'Quit Crying' (AUDIO)

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 06.23.2014 | Crime

A 911 dispatcher in Columbus, Ohio, is not facing any disciplinary measures after telling an alleged rape victim to "quit crying." The victim calle...

Watch: Mom Fends Off Intruder Alone After Calling 911 37 Times

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.14.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Alicia Cappola of Everett, Washington, said she called 911 37 times after a man tried breaking into her home on Thursday. An hour after her first call...

When 911 Failed, Woman Had To Face Intruder Alone

AP | DOUG ESSER | Posted 06.11.2014 | Crime

SEATTLE (AP) — CenturyLink says a seven-hour outage in Washington state 911 service early Thursday was caused by a technical error by a third-party ...

Exorcism Murder 911 Recordings Released

AP | Posted 01.25.2014 | Crime

GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) — Montgomery County Police have released 911 calls related to the deaths of two children in Maryland, deaths police attributed ...

Police Release Video, 911 Calls Of NJ Mall Shooting

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Crime

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — In surveillance video from inside a New Jersey mall where a man fired shots before killing himself last week, a store employee ...

911 Dispatcher Laughs When Man Says His Girlfriend Is On Fire

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 10.03.2013 | Crime

A 911 operator in Arizona is making headlines after she laughed when a man called to report that his girl had caught on fire. Lalo Delgado and his...

LISTEN: Girl Calls 911 Over 'Massive Freaking Spider'

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.31.2013 | Weird News

Should have called the SWAT team! An Oregon teen called police over a "massive freaking spider" on Aug. 16, and the audio that led cops on a missio...

WATCH: 911 Call Released Of Florida Sheriff's DUI Arrest

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 06.20.2013 | Crime

Officials in Orange County, Fla., released a 911 call and radio transmissions made on the night a local sheriff was arrested for DUI -- while wearing ...

Newtown 911 Calls Assessed By Commission

AP | MICHAEL MELIA | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics

HARTFORD, Conn. — A state Freedom of Information commission on Monday ordered Newtown officials to provide it with 911 calls from the day of the...

Glitches In New NYC 911 System

AP | COLLEEN LONG and JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.31.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Operators at the nation's largest 911 hub were forced to use pen and paper to communicate emergencies to dispatchers this week when a...

Call of the Wild: A Tale of Two Squirrels, One 911 Call and Me

Julie Gerstenblatt | Posted 07.29.2013 | Comedy
Julie Gerstenblatt

I called 911. Someone picked up right away. "This is the New York State Police, please state the nature of your emergency." Nature, indeed. "Squirrel!" I shouted. "There is a squirrel in my house!"

LISTEN: Chilling 911 Call One Of 700 Domestic Violence Calls In NYC Daily

| Posted 05.07.2013 | New York

By Murray Weiss NEW YORK CITY — In a city where millions of 911 calls are made every year, a call from a sweet-sounding child turned into one o...

Woman Calls 911 To Request Divorce

AP | Posted 04.15.2013 | Divorce

GIRARD, Pa. -- Police have cited a 42-year-old Pennsylvania woman for disorderly conduct after she called 911 requesting a divorce and police assistan...

911 CALL: I Shot A Man Dead For 'Fornicating' With My Wife

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.14.2013 | Crime

Police collared a 70-year-old Brandon, Fla., man after he confessed to killing another man who had sex with his wife in the couple's house. Ralph L...

911 Call Reveals Final Moments Of Woman's Life Before She Was Killed

AP | Posted 03.07.2013 | Crime

DALLAS -- A television station has broadcast a leaked copy of a terrified woman's call to 911 last summer just before she was killed in a case that ha...

Soccer Fan Dials '911' To Protest Red Card

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.07.2013 | Sports

If England's emergency line had a penalty system, one overzealous soccer fan might be dealt his own red card. A Manchester United loyalist dialed t...

Grandmother On Trial For Shooting Teenage Grandson As He Called 911

AP | Posted 03.05.2013 | Crime

PONTIAC, Mich. -- As a 17-year-old who had been shot by his grandmother pleaded with a 911 dispatcher to send help, the 75-year-old woman shot him aga...

Baby Kidnapped By Mistake During Carjacking

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.08.2013 | Crime

Seven-month-old Ayanna Julbe went on a wild ride a few nights ago after the car she was sitting in was carjacked. On Tuesday night, Ayanna's parent...