They are the calm voices behind the scenes, working together to answer 9-1-1 emergency and non-emergency calls for service and coordinating public safety emergency responses.
A Lascassas Pike man was accused of unlawfully using the 9-1-1 line in Murfreesboro. Police say he called dispatch and advised them that he had been shot. He then called back to say he was "shot at" and not shot.
On Tuesday morning (8/15/17), there was a reported AT&T Mobility cellular service outage throughout the area.
Misuse of 9-1-1 was the charge that landed 38 year old Jonathan Jordan behind bars early Friday morning (10/7/16).
The 9-11 Remembrance Ceremony will be at 2 p.m. at the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office at 940 New Salem Highway.
On Wednesday, the line went dead after a fiber line was accidentally cut which affected some 7,000 customers. Then again on Thursday morning around 3AM, the line went dead a second time. Local authorities have been working with AT&T to restore the line this (Thursday) morning.
The questions and answers were part of a new program for kindergarten through 3rd grade students Kirsch and fellow telecommunicator Raymond Shew developed to teach children how, why and when to call 911.
In 2001, Dirkmaat served as the primary scientific adviser during the recovery and identification of the Sept. 11 victims of United Flight 93 in Shanksville, Pennsylvania.
The general public is invited to join the MTSU community in the university's first 9/11 observance starting at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 11, at the Military Memorial site outside the Tom H. Jackson Building.
Citizens are invited to remember the victims of the 9-11 terrorists' attacks during a solemn ceremony at the 9-11 Memorial at the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office.
Since being officially designated by Congress in 1991, public safety agencies across the country have recognized the instrumental role played by telecommunicators during National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.
In an emergency, you can text your spouse, parents, best friend, neighbor or just about anyone else with a cellphone and ask them for help. But, in Tennessee, you can't text 911.
Big changes have been announced for this years 9-11 remembrance ceremony at the Rutherford County Sheriff's Office...
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