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Boy Calls 911 To Ask Deputies Over For Family's Thanksgiving Dinner

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 11.27.2016 | Parents

A 5-year-old boy in Florida just wanted to give thanks to his local sheriff’s office this Thanksgiving. Billy Nolin dialed 911 on Thursday to ask Wa...

Teen Clogs Up 911 Lines In ‘Dangerous’ Twitter Stunt

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 10.28.2016 | Crime

Police in Arizona have arrested a teenager over a cyberattack that clogged up 911 lines. But the 18-year-old suspect, Meetkumar Hiteshbhai Desai, clai...

911 Calls Shed Light On What Happened During Orlando Nightclub Shooting

The Huffington Post | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 01.16.2017 | Crime

A man calling 911 to report the mass shooting in an Orlando, Florida, nightclub barely spoke above a whisper out of fear the gunman would hear him. ...

Man Hallucinates On Ambien, Calls 911 To Report Imaginary Plane Crash

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 07.01.2016 | Weird News

A Washington man popped half an Ambien after surgery and woke up to a nightmare. The 75-year-old's dream that he was in a plane crash turned into hall...

6-Year-Old Calls 911 On His Dad... For Running A Red Light

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.01.2016 | Weird News

Better watch what you do around kids or they just might contact the police. Robbie Richardson, a 6-year-old Massachusetts boy, recently called 911 to...

This Woman’s Murder Is The Reason You Can Call 911

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.05.2016 | Politics

One of New York's longest serving inmates, Winston Moseley, died at the age of 81 at an upstate New York prison late last month. But it is the death o...

Elderly Woman Claims Neighbor Chanted 'ISIS Is Good, ISIS Is Great' During Sex

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 12.22.2015 | Weird News

An 82-year-old Wisconsin woman called police on Monday to notify authorities that she heard her neighbor screaming "ISIS is good, ISIS is great" while...

California Paramedics Are Doing More Than Taking Patients To The ER

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 09.15.2016 | 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 interaction unti...

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 in h...

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.

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Priest ‘Playing’ With Handcuffs Gets Stuck, Calls 911 For Help

Posted 01.04.2013 | Religion

A Catholic priest in Illinois has reportedly taken a leave of absence after he called 911 to seek help getting out of a pair of handcuffs. “I’m...

10-Year-Old Girl Home Alone During Break-In Foils Burglars

Posted 10.24.2012 | Good News

It may not have been as dramatic or funny as the movie, but the story of a 10-year-old girl who was home alone when burglars broke in does have a happ...

America's Butts Dial 911 Too Much, Overwhelm Call Centers

Posted 10.10.2012 | Technology

911 operators are getting overwhelmed -- by butt dials. According to a report by The Daily, for every 100 calls made to 911 this year, about 40 wer...