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Pittsburgh Ambush Trial: Poplawski Confessed In Phone Calls

June 22, 2011
Richard Poplawski admitted in phone calls to a friend and 911 dispatchers he was killing police officers at his home, witnesses testified Tuesday in his capital murder trial.

Prank Call Ties Up Kansas LE Resources for Several Hours

May 20, 2011
Responding deputies from the Johnson County (Kan.) Sheriff's Office actively investigated a 911 accident call for two hours that turned out to be a prank call, according to the agency.

Shots Fired: Panama City, Fla., 911 Call

May 19, 2011

A school employee calls 911, after a gunman interrupts a board meeting in Panama City, Fla. The employee gives a description of shooter Clay A. Duke and provides details of the unfolding incident to a dispatcher.

Fla. Traffic Violator Made Fake 911 Call to Avoid Arrest

April 28, 2011
A Florida man called 911 from his cell phone to report shots fired in an effort to divert a Collier County Sheriff's deputy from arresting him for driving with a suspended license.

NYPD Cop In Rape Trial Slipped Police Vernacular Into 911 Call

April 12, 2011
The New York Police officer now on trial for rape described a homeless man as a "male white," which may provide a clue that he was an officer rather than a tourist calling to complain about a homeless man.

Prankster Harassed Police with Hundreds of Hoax Calls

March 30, 2011
The FBI is pursuing charges against a 20-year-old Wisconsin man who used the Skype videoconferencing service to place hundreds of hoax calls to law enforcement agencies.

Butt-Dialed Call Sends SWAT To Illinois School

January 5, 2011
Officers searched the Carleton Washburne School in Winnetka, Ill., today after the woman contacted police believing her husband was being held at gunpoint in his office.

Suspect Jumps California Deputy Responding to 911 Hang-Up

December 14, 2010
Deputy Traci Salmon, 31, was violently attacked and TASERed at the front door of a mountainous residence, before escaping. The suspect was later arrested.

Pennsylvania Man Calls 911 to Complain About Bad Pot

October 25, 2010
A southwestern Pennsylvania man called 911 to complain about the "nasty weed" he smoked.

Police Officer Saves Paramedic Wife's Life

August 21, 2009
Susan Odom is a paramedic with Atmore Ambulance. Arthur Odom is an officer with the Atmore (Ala.) Police Department. They've been married for 4 1/2 years. When Susan dialed 911 after choking, her husband answered the call and came to her rescue.

Reducing Response to Non-Emergency 911 Calls

July 31, 2009

The ongoing recession has forced police departments to look for areas where they can save money. One source of savings may be found in your agency's response to 911 calls.

Investigators Say Pittsburgh Cop Killing Suspect Shows No Remorse

April 8, 2009
Investigators said Richard Poplawski, 22, showed no remorse when describing the deaths of Officers Mayhle, Sciullo and Eric Kelly, who were all killed as they responded to a 911 call placed by Margaret Poplawski, the suspect's mother.

Pittsburgh 911 Worker Didn't Tell Responding Officers that Poplawski Owned Guns

April 7, 2009
When Richard Poplawski's mother called 911 to ask that her son be removed from their home in Stanton Heights, she acknowledged that he had weapons. But that crucial piece of information never was relayed to the three Pittsburgh police officers who responded Saturday and were fatally shot.

Dallas Authorities Release Details on Slaying of Officer

January 8, 2009
Minutes after Dallas police Senior Cpl. Norman Smith was shot by one of three men inside an east Oak Cliff drug den, one of the men called 911 to claim someone had tried to kick in his door and attack him.

South Carolina Department Wins Award for False Alarm Reductions

October 12, 2008
The Rock Hill (S.C.) Police Department was presented the Security Industry Alarm Coalition (SIAC) Directors' Award of Distinction at a recent Rock Hill City Council meeting. The award recognized the outstanding successes of Rock Hill’s Alarm Management Program in reducing alarm dispatches throughout the city.

Micro-CAM

July 1, 2008
In celebration of its 30th anniversary, Moducom introduces its newest product, the Micro-CAM, a low-cost way to add additional operator positions using very little desk space. The Micro-Cam works in conjunction with Moducom's UltraCom, an E911/Radio Dispatch Console System with no software maintenance fees and free software upgrades.
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