DISPATCHERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/DISPATCHERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58243179-78/police-horsley-west-dispatchers.html.csp">Police dog bites suspected Utah school burglar</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-30T18:47:40.774-06:00">Updated Jul 30, 2014 06:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man who police say was stealing technology equipment from a West Valley City elementary school, had his ear nearly bitten off by a police dog Wednesday when he refused to surrender. Granite School District Police dispatchers were alerted to the alleged burglary at Pioneer Elementary School, 3860 S. 3380 West, when an alarm was tripped at about 2:00 a.m., said school district spokesman Ben Horsley. The school’s security system enabled dispatchers to listen in on two men, aged 26 and 18, discuss...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58243179@www.sltrib.com Wed, 30 Jul 2014 18:47:40 MDT Bomb threat forces evacuations in Kaysville http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234450-78/bomb-buildings-threat-authorities.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58234450-78/bomb-buildings-threat-authorities.html.csp">Bomb threat forces evacuations in Kaysville</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T08:42:49.496-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 08:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A bomb threat at a Kaysville convenience store forced the evacuation of multiple commercial buildings near 200 North and Main Street for several hours Monday, but authorities later said no explosives were found. Authorities closed traffic through the intersection after a bomb threat was reported at a 7-Eleven, dispatchers reported. Other buildings at the intersection include a Walgreens drug store, AutoZone and Dylan’s Drive-in, but dispatchers did not know how many buildings were evacuated. By ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58234450@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:42:49 MDT Gas leak reported in Murray http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187538-78/dispatchers-gas-leak-murray.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58187538-78/dispatchers-gas-leak-murray.html.csp">Gas leak reported in Murray</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T09:03:01.681-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Questar crews were responding to a natural gas leak in Murray at 1560 E. Three Village Road (5930 South), according to dispatchers. The leak, first reported at 2:48 p.m., after a car backing out of the complex hit a gas meter, dispatchers said. Evacuations were not being ordered, dispatchers said. The Tribune will update this story as more information becomes available.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58187538@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:03:01 MDT Study: Location of 911 callers on cell phones proves hard to pin down http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167928-68/data-911-calls-call.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167928-68/data-911-calls-call.html.csp">Study: Location of 911 callers on cell phones proves hard to pin down</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brian Fung</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:21:02.581-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Not longer after he became the country’s top telecom regulator in 2009, Julius Genachowski wanted to find out what it was like to be a 911 dispatcher. He thought it’d be wise to learn about the systems he’d be overseeing. So he went to Fairfax County, Virginia and spent a day behind a desk with call-takers. Genachowki wondered: What happened when someone dialed 911 from a cell phone? How easily could they be found on a map? The director of the call center suggested Genachowski pull...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167928@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:21:02 MDT