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Chief Alvin Henderson

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Texting 911 Now An Option For Verizon Customers In Allegheny Co.

What happened at Virginia Tech and Sandy Hook brought into the nation’s spotlight the need to be able to text a 911 call center for help.

05/14/2014

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Emergency Dispatcher Fired Over 911 Call Leak

A 911 center employee has been fired for giving the media copies of a call made by a Pennsylvania woman who police say forcibly submerged two of her children underwater, drowning one and causing fatal injury to the other.

04/05/2014

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Winter Weather Hits The ‘Burgh Hard

With the weather dropping to a new record cold, many people have chosen to stay indoors. What are some precautions you should be taking?

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/07/2014

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Allegheny County, City Officials Poised To React As Storm Moves Through

Superstorm Sandy made landfall Monday evening in New Jersey, and as the storm tears across the northeast, Pennsylvania remains under a statewide disaster emergency.

10/29/2012