Articles tagged with: 911

08 July 2015

Woman calls 9-1-1 after food order is wrong

Posted in U.S. & World News

There are hundreds of emergencies that require someone to call 9-1-1, but finding a problem with your dinner order isn't one of them.  A Cleveland woman has been charged with abuse of the 9-1-1 eme ...

05 May 2015

Michigan driver arrested after drunk dialing 911

Posted in U.S. & World News

Peshawbestown, Mich. --- (NBC News) Bad call? A Michigan driver was arrested after drunk-dialing 911 following an argument with her boyfriend, according to authorities. The Leelanau County Sheriff's ...

19 March 2015

Manhunt: Hillsboro man suspected in violent attack on wife

Posted in Regional

Beaverton, Ore. -- (KGW) Police are looking for a man accused in a violent attack on his estranged wife early Thursday morning in Beaverton. Investigators believe Alejandro Cazarez-Lopez, 45, of Hi ...

30 October 2014

Man arrested after drug deal gone bad

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- A man police say was illegally selling marijuana called 911 after he says he was robbed at gunpoint.The man was allegedly selling a couple pounds of marijuana in a parking lot on E ...

13 August 2014

911 dispatcher helps grandmother deliver granddaughter

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- It was a moment to cherish when a grandmother delivered her granddaughter with the help of a 911 dispatcher last week right here in Southern Oregon. Margie Moulin with the Emergency ...

09 July 2014

911 Shocker: Dispatcher saves son

Posted in U.S. & World News

Marysville, Calif. -- (KCRA)  An emergency dispatcher was put to the test as she fielded a 911 call from her own home with her son's life at stake. The ordeal started May 27, when 14-month-old Mave ...

05 June 2014

Florida man called 911 after wife had "thrown out his beer"

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News Washington) A Florida man is facing charges after he repeatedly called 911 to report that his wife had thrown out his beer, authorities said. Carlos Bueno Mir, 49, was charged with misuse ...

15 May 2014

911 service restored in northern Douglas County

Posted in Local, Regional

Update (5/16 10am): Service has since been restored. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office it was restored overnight Friday. Northern Douglas County -- The Douglas County 911 center h ...

10 April 2014

Service restored after 911 outages in Oregon and Washington

Posted in Regional

(Oregon Public Broadcasting) Emergency technicians are working to find out what caused 911 outages across Washington and in a couple of Oregon counties Thursday morning. CenturyLink says problems st ...

25 February 2014

Woman uses 911 to hit on officer

Posted in U.S. & World News

Punta Gorda, Fla. -- (WBBH) A Punta Gorda, Florida woman was arrested Friday night for misuse of 911, after asking dispatchers to send an officer she found attractive back to her home for some 'extr ...