A Bedford man is in the Parker County jail after he called 911 to report a crime he was committing.
Police responding to a 9-1-1 call for a burglar with a bat, ended up watching a citizen observer and a resident chase down and shoot both suspects.
Twenty-five newly promoted Dallas Police officers are moving off the streets and into the city’s 911 call center.
Two more 911 employees have been punished in connection with the emergency call placed by Deanna Cook on August 17.
Some recent controversial 911 calls provided the background for a discussion on new computers for the City of Dallas during Wednesday’s council briefing. Improvements to the call center were among the items discussed.
With hundreds of human cases of the West Nile Virus being reported across Texas and more than a dozen related deaths in North Texas it seems some people are overreacting and calling 911 when they’re bitten by a mosquito.
Police in Dallas say they’re changing how 911 calls are logged after two officers didn’t forcibly enter the home of a caller found dead there two days later.
Rescuers rushed to a community pool in Fort Worth after getting calls to help a child.
Dallas Police revealed more about the initial 911 call received before Tuesday’s fatal shooting. The caller indicated there was a kidnapping going on, but police do not believe that to be true.
CBS 11 News continues to follow a developing story centered on a family’s house that burned to the ground earlier this week, in Oak Cliff. DPD is soon expected to respond to concerns that the fire raised about the city’s 911 system.
There are some kid heroes in Denton County. The youngsters may only be seven and nine years old but their quick thinking and fast action is an example of what it takes to save lives.
Starting next week, calling 9-1-1 in Tarrant County may not necessarily mean that an ambulance is on the way. MedStar is rolling out a new triage system to screen non-emergency calls and get patients to the right provider.