Tag Archives: Hoax Calls

Man Stuck In Traffic Calls 999 To Complain About Being Late For Work

As far as a complete waste of police time and resources goes, you would be hard-pushed to find a finer example than a male calling 999 because he is stuck in traffic and will therefore be late for work. But that is exactly what police staff based at the Essex Police Control Room had to endure recently. According to their

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Male Calls 999 To Ask If He Can Spend Three Nights A Week In A Police Cell

Most people try to do everything they can to keep out of a police cell. But one male decided that he would call 999 and ask the police if he can spend three nights each week in a police cell. Details of the bizarre call were shared by Derbyshire Police Contact Centre in order to highlight the issue many police

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Woman Jailed For ‘Vile’ 999 Calls

A woman who made hundreds of foul-mouthed 999 calls, during which she abused operators based on their race and gender, has been sent to prison. Monika Osinka, 34, from Salford, made a total of 339 malicious 999 calls between September and November. ON the 1st of November alone, she made 23 abusive 999 calls. It was estimated that her “deplorable

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WATCH: Male Calls 999 Because He Had To Wait For His Breakfast

The Metropolitan Police Contact Centre has asked members of the public to think before they dial after a male called 999 and asked for the police owing to the fact that his breakfast was late. The audio recording of the call has been released (scroll down) in order to highlight how hoax or inappropriate 999 calls can have the effect

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‘Pain In A Broken Heart’ | Paramedic Blog

I was being ushered into the house by the patient’s immediate family.  Their looks of grave concern were matched by their eagerness to get me to the patient as quickly as possible.  This sort of behaviour generally makes up your global overview of what is going on and how serious the situation potentially could be. I therefore decided not to make ice

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Child In Cardiac Arrest Has 68-Second Delay In Getting Help Due To HOAX Caller

East Midlands Ambulance Service has released details of two separate cases of individuals who seriously abused the 999 system following two successful prosecutions in Court. One of the frequent abusers of the 999 system who rang for an ambulance 344 times in six months appeared in court last week. Thomas Exhall, from Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire, made the calls to 999

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Man Calls 999 And Asks For The Police As Wife Won’t Cook Him Dinner

Staff based at the Essex Police Control room have tweeted about their frustration of having to take an emergency call from a male who wanted to complain about about his wife not making him dinner. Just what the male thought the police would/could do is a complete mystery. Most people tend to just sort themselves out with some food if

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WATCH: Man Calls EMERGENCY Ambulance Service For DNA Test

It’s never a ‘nice’ situation when you find out that your other half has been cheating on you. Depending, of course, on how you view your ‘other half’. However, most people would probably refrain from calling 999 and asking for an emergency ambulance to come round to their address straight away in order to carry out a DNA test. But

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WATCH: Woman Calls 999 To Wish Police A ‘Happy New Year’

A lot of people tend to get excited when new years eve comes around and unless you have young children, then chances are that you will probably be out celebrating. However, one lady, who is clearly a fan of the police, decided to dial 999 in order to wish the police a ‘happy new year’. The 999 Call Handler who

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Woman Dials 999 Because Fish & Chip Shop Will Only Give Her A Sausage

Upon reading the heading then you might be forgiven for thinking that this news story is not a real one. But, unfortunately, it is. A lady actually took it upon herself to phone the police and demand emergency help, because the chippy that she was in at the time of making the 999 call would only give her a sausage.

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