Rookie Oakland Police Dispatchers May Be Causing Long Response TimesThe rapid growth of the Oakland Police Department could be partly to blame for what officers admit was a slow response to two recent crimes in North Oakland.
East Bay Dispatchers Ask That Residents Stop Calling 911 When Facebook Goes Down
Help Coming for Overworked San Jose 911 DispatchersOverworked emergency dispatchers in San Jose are on the brink of getting some relief, with the addition of nearly one dozen new colleagues.
Bay Area Congresswoman Pushes Funding For ‘Next Generation’ 911 SystemThe "Next Generation 911" system would allow callers to text, send photos and video to 911 dispatch centers.

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