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Reaching a 9-1-1 dispatcher does not guarantee that emergency services will actually be able to respond to the ...

www.nena.org/page/911overviewfacts

In the United States, the first catalyst for a nationwide emergency telephone number was in ... On February 22, 1968, Nome, Alaska implemented 9-1-1 service.

www.911.gov/needtocallortext911.html

The location of the emergency, including the street address; The phone number you are calling from; The nature of the emergency; Details about the emergency,  ...

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More importantly, they needed a unique number, and since 911 had never been designated for an office code, area code or service code, that was the number ...

ouc.dc.gov/page/911-emergency-services

The 911 number should be used to request services from the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) and DC Fire and Emergency Medical Services Department ...

www.fcc.gov/general/9-1-1-and-e9-1-1-services

The Nation's 911 System 9-1-1 service is a vital part of our nation's emergency response and disaster preparedness system. In October 1999, the Wireless ...

www.amr.net/solutions/911-emergency

AMR partners with communities across the country to provide 911 emergency services 24-hours-a-day, seven days-a-week. Our team of experienced EMS ...

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Jun 28, 2017 ... The nationwide roll-out of the 911 system was a difficult endeavor, and one ... people were calling random places to get emergency service.

www.pbs.org/independentlens/blog/history-of-911-americas-emergency-service-before-and-after-kitty-genovese

Jan 19, 2017 ... How did America start using 911 as its emergency phone system? A brief ... History of 911: America's Emergency Service, Before and After Kitty ...