Changes Ahead For Fort Worth 911 Call Center In Wake Of Long Delays, Unanswered Calls“It is now our number one priority in the city to make sure that when you call 911 can you get a live person,” Fort Worth City Councilman Chris Nettles said.
Irving Launches Text-To-911The city of Irving has added another way for people to get help in an emergency.
Dallas 911 Call Center Dealing With Staffing Shortages, Caller DelaysThe Dallas 911 Call Center is not answering calls as quickly as they would like. That ability determines how fast you could get help...if you need it.
World Trade Center 9/11 Survivor, Now North Texan, Talks Of Day That Changed His Life: 'I Can Still Feel The Heat'Sujo John was at work on the 81st floor of the World Trade Center’s North Tower. The wing of an airplane tore through his floor.
Gov. Abbott Calls For Texas-Wide Moment Of Silence To Honor Victims Of 9/11 AttacksGov. Greg Abbott has also ordered Texas flags across the state to be lowered to half-staff on Friday.
Now Hiring: Busy MedStar Looking To Add Paramedics, Technicians And 911 Call TakersFor more than three decades MedStar Health has been answering 911 calls for help primarily on the western end of the DFW Metroplex
Coronavirus In Texas: MedStar Concerned COVID-19 Fears Preventing Heart Attack Patients From Calling 911MedStar says that some patients are waiting too long to call, and, even when they do, many patients are reluctant to go to the hospital.
Coronavirus: Current Supply Of Ventilators At Dallas Hospitals Meeting DemandThe current supply of ventilators at eight Dallas hospitals is meeting the demand of patients admitted with the coronavirus.
Man Shot While Trying To Get Inside Fort Worth Convenience Store Through Drive-Thru WindowGunfire at a small convenience store in Fort Worth after a person tries to get into the store by climbing into the drive-thru window.
Student Living Near Deadly Shooting At Texas A&M Commerce Tells 911 Operator 'Looks Like Something Was Shot Through The Wall'A student described walking into her dorm and finding a hole in her wall, not knowing that a shooting had taken place that killed two sisters and injured a child.
Authorities: Texas Homeowner Tried To Use Amazon's Alexa To Call 911 After Being Shot By Intruder -- It Didn't Work"You must try another device." That's the answer a homeowner in Texas received when he tried to call 911 using an Amazon Alexa smart speaker after he was shot by an intruder, authorities said.
Retired North Texas Pilot Recalls Flying During 9/11 AttacksIt was Sept. 11, 2001 and Beverly Bass had no way of knowing that the storm had already arrived. She was over the North Atlantic — en route to DFW from Paris. It was in the days before social media and when cell phones were rare, so another pilot delivered the devastating news.
Gateway Church To Honor Fallen Grapevine Police Officer Darren Glenn Medlin, First RespondersDuring its weekend services on Sept. 7 and 8, Gateway Church will honor fallen Grapevine Police Officer Darren Glenn Medlin and all first responders as part of the church’s annual Patriot Day weekend ceremonies.
City Of Dallas Sues Gas Station For Rampant Criminal Activity On PropertyThe City of Dallas is suing a Texaco station at the intersection of Interstate-635 and Ferguson Road, seeking to hold it responsible for criminal activity on its property.
Issue Resolved After Nationwide AT&T Outage Affected 911 Calls In North TexasA nationwide AT&T network outage has been resolved after an issue affected 911 calls through cellphones in North Texas Tuesday morning, officials say.