emergency calls

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Grenfell residents not told of order to evacuate unless they called 999 again, inquiry told

Grenfell residents not told of order to evacuate unless they called 999 again, inquiry told

Grenfell residents not told of order to evacuate unless they called 999 again

Trapped Grenfell Tower residents told to stay put by 999 operators were not informed that the advice had changed unless they called 999 again, an inquiry has heard.

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Police are sometimes taking days to respond to emergency calls as system faces severe strain, finds watchdog

999 calls often unanswered for days by ‘overwhelmed’ police

999 calls often unanswered for days by ‘overwhelmed’ police

Police are sometimes taking days to respond to emergency calls as system faces severe strain, finds watchdog