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What if I call 911 accidentally?
If you accidentally dial 911, do not hang up. Stay on the line and tell the dispatcher that everything is alright. If you don't, the dispatcher may think that something is wrong and send a police officer to check.

Communication Center (911)

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1. When should I call 911?
2. What if I call 911 accidentally?
3. How do I become a 911 Dispatcher?
4. If I call 911, what will they ask me?
5. Why do the dispatchers ask so many questions when I call 911?
6. You already know my address and phone number, so why do you ask me again?
7. Why do the dispatchers ask so many questions on a medical call?
8. Can I text to 911?
9. If I call to report a fire, what should I tell the dispatcher?
10. When I call 911, why do I sometimes get asked to hold on?


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