hoax 911 call http://tristatesradio.com en Prohibiting Public Release of 911 Calls http://tristatesradio.com/post/prohibiting-public-release-911-calls <p>The Shop Talk panelists discuss a proposal introduced in the Illinois legislature that would make it nearly impossible to obtain recordings of 911 calls. Tue, 04 Mar 2014 17:19:07 +0000 Rich Egger 49273 at http://tristatesradio.com Prohibiting Public Release of 911 Calls Restitution Agreement for Hoax 911 Call http://tristatesradio.com/post/restitution-agreement-hoax-911-call <p>A single phone call will cost a 25-year old man more than $12,000. Tue, 25 Jun 2013 20:33:29 +0000 Rich Egger 36238 at http://tristatesradio.com Restitution Agreement for Hoax 911 Call Prosecutors Pushing for Restitution in 911 Hoax http://tristatesradio.com/post/prosecutors-pushing-restitution-911-hoax <p>The McDonough County State’s Attorney’s office said its goal is to receive restitution for police agencies that responded to a hoax 911 call in Macomb on March 6. Mon, 10 Jun 2013 21:18:22 +0000 Rich Egger 35363 at http://tristatesradio.com Prosecutors Pushing for Restitution in 911 Hoax Hoax 911 Audio Released http://tristatesradio.com/post/hoax-911-audio-released <p>Nearly two months after receiving a hoax 911 call, Macomb police released a recording of the call. Police made the audio available in response to a Freedom of Information Act request filed last week by Tri States Public Radio.</p><p></p><p></p><p>The recording lasts less than two minutes.&nbsp; In it, the caller asks the 911 dispatcher to send a squad car to 509 Murray. “This guy has a gun on us. He says we can’t leave.”</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:57:04 +0000 Rich Egger 32964 at http://tristatesradio.com Hoax 911 Audio Released