Dispatchers

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East Bay Dispatchers Ask That Residents Stop Calling 911 When Facebook Goes Down

Following a surprising amount of phone calls to emergency services last night, East Bay dispatchers are requesting that local residents stop calling in to complain about social media networks becoming temporarily unavailable. Claycord.com reports that following a brief […]

01/27/2015

(CBS)

Help Coming for Overworked San Jose 911 Dispatchers

Overworked emergency dispatchers in San Jose are on the brink of getting some relief, with the addition of nearly one dozen new colleagues.

03/29/2013

San Jose's 911 Dispatch Staff Grows

Bay Area Congresswoman Pushes Funding For ‘Next Generation’ 911 System

The “Next Generation 911” system would allow callers to text, send photos and video to 911 dispatch centers.

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