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How Long Will It Take Police To Get To You In An Emergency?

The I-Team, in a months-long investigation, has found that many police departments in north Texas are taking longer to reach extreme emergencies, such as a robbery in progress, when lives may be at risk.

05/04/2015

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Paralyzed Woman Suing City Of Dallas, Says Police Ignored 911 Calls

A North Dallas woman who said she was shot by her ex-boyfriend and paralyzed is now suing the City Of Dallas.

04/08/2015

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Member Of ‘Swatting’ Ring Gets 5-Year Prison Term

A 34-year-old Omaha, Nebraska, man was sentenced to five years in federal prison for his role in a “swatting” ring that made fake 911 calls to draw special weapons and tactics officers to hoax situations.

01/09/2015

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Good Samaritan Who Stopped Assault Breaks Silence

A daring stranger who saved a woman from an attach breaks silence on the whole ordeal.

CBS 11–12/27/2014

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Good Samaritan Gunman Stops Assault In Progress

A North Texas man is being heralded a hero after police said he held a man at gunpoint who was assaulting a woman.

12/26/2014

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Innovative Program Offers Preventative Paramedic Care

Plano’s fire department has launched an innovative program that involves paramedics hitting the streets and responding to medical problems at homes before people call 911.

11/20/2014

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Trending: 9/11 Photo On Social Media, Facebook Auto-Delete, Apparently Kid Is Back

A look at the stories trending on social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and more.

09/12/2014

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Member Of ‘Swatting’ Ring Pleads Guilty In Texas

Prosecutors in Dallas say a member of a “swatting” ring that made hoax 911 calls has pleaded guilty to computer-related conspiracy and retaliation counts.

07/30/2014

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911 Calls Highlight Dangers Of Rising Waters

Many people found themselves in dangerous situations across northern Denton County early Thursday morning as flooding rainfall moved across the area.

07/18/2014

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Driver Dials 911 After Highway Shooting

A newly released 911 call illustrates the fear a driver felt moments after a bullet shattered her front windshield.

CBS 11–05/06/2014

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FCC Urges Hotels To Implement New 9-1-1 Dialing System

The Federal Communications Commission says more hotel and motel operators are allowing guests to dial 9-1-1 directly in the event of an emergency.

03/27/2014

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Thousands Of Hotels Don’t Have Direct 911

Thousands of hotels do not allow guests to directly reach emergency services when they dial 911, according to a national survey taken after a death in a Texas motel.

03/25/2014

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