A Crofton family is still trying to clean up after a car crashed into their home last Wednesday.
The District of Columbia receives nearly 1.3 million 911 calls a year, and city officials insist that audio from those calls is public information. Yet the public rarely gets a chance to hear them.
Howard County police say a 911 dispatcher talked a man through the delivery of his son while the man and the baby’s mother were in a car on the side of a highway.
The four largest wireless phone carriers have agreed to relay text messages to 911 emergency call centers in 2014.