When you call 911 for emergency help in Watauga, you’re speaking with the Watauga Police Department — right? Not necessarily.
Beginning in July, seven emergency call centers – the Collin County Sheriff’s Office, as well as McKinney, Allen, Frisco, Prosper, Murphy, and Sachse police departments – can now receive text messages from Verizon Wireless phones.
A 22-year-old man was found and shot and killed early Friday morning at a southern Dallas apartment complex, according to Dallas police.
For younger generations, texting is a way of life. It’s how they make plans, share gossip, and it’s how many would expect they could make a cry for help.
When the fertilizer plant in West exploded, Texas Task Force One was called in to search the area closest to the plant for survivors. They didn’t find any.
It was March 20, and Jeri Whitener was sitting in her rural Ellis County home, when she heard someone enter a door.
The Irving ISD was closed on Friday, but one campus was still buzzing with emergency officials, staff members and student volunteers as an active shooter drill was conducted.
Flight attendants with American Airlines are handing out papers to North Texas travelers as a demonstration against the TSA’s decision to allow some knives back on airplanes.
After sweeping changes to the Dallas 911 Communications Center, calls for help should ring no more than two times before being answered, according to the Dallas Police Department.
Officials in Dallas are taking a closer look at improvements made to the city’s 911 system on Monday.
Speeding down I-30 at 120 miles an hour, 16-year-old Elez Lushaj dialed 911.
The 911 operator who was fired last year after a Dallas woman was murdered is now fighting to get her job back. The termination came after the death of Deanna Cook.