2009-04-15 / Front Page
Putnam's 911 Calls Range from Tragic to Ridiculous
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Business at Putnam County's 911 Emergency Operations Center is booming. While the overwhelming major i ty of cal ls received by dispatchers are legitimate emergencies, an increasing number of 911 hang-up calls and what Commissioner of Emergency Services Robert McMahon calls "wacky" calls have caused concern in recent days.