911 Calls Reveal Moments After Magnitude 6.0 Earthquake Struck NapaPolice have released tapes of 911 calls that came in right after last month's 6.0 earthquake that struck the Napa Valley.
Some Oakland 911 Callers Get The Runaround When Asking For HelpWhen you call 911, you expect to get connected directly to a dispatcher who can send help your way. People who call for help from cellphones in one Bay Area city said that is not happening.
Shots Fired In San Francisco’s Hunters Point Prompts Brief School Lockdown Multiple shots were fired in San Francisco's Hunters Point neighborhood Friday afternoon, prompting a lockdown at a nearby elementary school, according to police.
Santa Clara County 911 Dispatchers, Union Workers Reach Labor DealA union that represents 9,000 Santa Clara County employees, including 911 dispatchers, announced Wednesday that it has reached a tentative labor agreement with the county.
911 Dispatchers In Santa Clara County Threaten To StrikeDozens of union emergency dispatchers rallied in San Jose Thursday to say they may strike against Santa Clara County over mandatory overtime, but the county's top official said that could trigger a court injunction to block it.
Failure To Call 911 Questioned After Burlingame Gas LeakBoth the contractor and PG&E crew failed to call 911 immediately after the gas leak.
911 Call Released In Calaveras Girl’s Stabbing, Brother ChargedAn attorney for a 12-year-old California boy arrested in the stabbing death of his sister says the youngster might have lied about seeing a long-haired intruder fleeing the scene but that doesn't make the boy the killer.
San Ramon Girl To Be Honored For Helping Ill Mom, Calling 911A fourth grader from the East Bay will be honored for her heroism this week after calling 911 and helping her mother when she suddenly became ill.
Dispatcher Seems Confused By 9-1-1 Call Reporting Chevron Richmond FireAn audio recording of the initial 9-1-1 call from the Chevron refinery to Richmond authorities reporting Monday night's fire suggests that the emergency dispatcher may have been confused about how to respond to the incident.
Ignored 911 Call Turns Fatal In Berkeley; Police Busy With Occupy ProtestBerkeley police acknowledge they didn’t immediately respond to a call in the hills that would eventually result in last Saturday's homicide, because they were planning for an Occupy protest headed to UC Berkeley.
Details Revealed On 'Biggest Loser' Contestant's SF Fall, InjuryAudio was released from the 911 emergency call when "Biggest Loser" contestant, Sam Poueu was seriously injured after he plummeted several stories in San Francisco...
Atherton Teacher Reassigned After Profanity-Laced TiradeAn Atherton school teacher whose profanity-laced tirade and rattling of a table frightened an eighth-grader into calling police will return to class after completing anger management counseling.