911 Call

Dejannah Price, 10, had to be rescued by fire crews after getting stuck in a washing machine in Elmont, Long Island. (Credit: Price Family/CBS 2)

911 Call Placed After Long Island Girl Gets Stuck In Washing Machine

A mother had to call 911 after a 10-year-old girl found herself stuck in a washing machine this week in Elmont, Long Island.

09/18/2014

Michael Sitler, 7, is credited with saving his mother's life with a 911 call in their Selden, Long Island home. (Credit: CBS 2)

7-Year-Old Long Island Boy Honored For Calling 911, Saving Mom

A Suffolk County boy was being hailed as a hero Tuesday night for saving his mother’s life after she had a seizure.

08/26/2014

Paul Simon and Edie Brickell appear in court after being arrested on disorderly conduct charges at their New Canaan, Conn. home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Police Report: Paul Simon Made 911 Call That Led To His Arrest With Wife

A newly-released police report on Thursday said it was Paul Simon who made the 911 call that led to the arrest of both him and his wife on disorderly conduct charges.

05/01/2014

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Newtown Investigation Report To Be Released Monday

The office of the chief state’s attorney said Friday the report will not include the entire evidence file, which runs hundreds of pages.

11/22/2013

Robert Nedeski (credit: Linden Police Department)

Police: Edison Man Called 911 For A Taxi

Robert Nedeski is charged with disorderly conduct and making a false 911 call.

10/24/2013

Jillian Given

5-Year-Old Girl Calls 911, Gets Credited With Saving Mom’s Life

A mother in trouble was saved by her 5-year-old daughter in Suffolk County, when the little girl took it upon herself to call 911.

09/25/2013

Connecticut State Police walk near the scene of the shooting rampage at Sandy Hook Elementary School on December 14, 2012 in Newtown, Connecticut. (Photo by Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Conn. Panel To Decide Whether To Make Sandy Hook 911 Calls Public

The full nine-member Freedom of Information Commission is holding a hearing Wednesday afternoon before issuing its final decision.

09/23/2013

Vanessa Bueno, 14, helped cops stop a home invasion during a babysitting gig in Uniondale. (Credit CBS 2)

Quick-Thinking Teen Helps Cops Bust Break-In Suspects In Uniondale

A home invasion turned into a nerve-wracking experience for a Uniondale teenager on Friday; when two men broke into her home she hid and called for help.

08/09/2013

Chloe Olson, right, seen here with her sister, is being lauded as a hero for calling 911 while her mother was choking. (Photo: CBS 2)

Audio: Heroic N.J. 5-Year-Old Calls 911 While Mother Chokes On Chip

It was a single phone call that made the difference between life and death. The caller was a 5-year-old New Jersey girl. The child dialed 911 after her mother began choking and couldn’t speak.

07/11/2013

NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly answers questions following graduation ceremony at Barclays Center, July 2, 2013. (credit: Rich Lamb/WCBS 880)

Emails Appear To Reveal Officials Knew Of 911 System Lost Calls Issue

The emails obtained by CBS 2 were written a day after the death of 4-year-old Ariel Russo, who was killed in a car accident on the Upper West Side.

07/02/2013

Florence Hollins (credit: Personal Photo)

Family Of Dead Queens Woman Sues City Alleging Her Desperate 911 Call Was Ignored

Clyde Hollins III didn’t get to say happy Mother’s Day to his mom Florence and he won’t be able to celebrate her 74th birthday Tuesday. Hollins blames the city and its 911 system, saying his mom died because help never arrived.

05/14/2012

Drew, a 7-year-old boy who saved his mother by calling 911 after she started having a seizure (credit: Carol D'Auria/1010 WINS)

Brooklyn Boy Rescues Mom With Life-Saving Phone Call

Drew Gilkes, a third grader at P.S. 13, was getting ready for school shortly after 8 a.m. when his mother began having a seizure at their Hendrix Street home.

09/21/2011

Suspect's Knife (Photo/DCPI)

NYPD Probes Manhattan Police-Involved Shooting

Police are looking into why a stun gun apparently failed before Emmanuel Paulino, who police said confronted them with a knife, was shot to death in Inwood Sunday.

10/04/2010