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#999 calls

# 999-calls - Tuesday 30 November, 2021

Report into cancelled 999 calls says supervision of gardaí 'not followed or not effective'
# Policing Authority
# Policing Authority

Report into cancelled 999 calls says supervision of gardaí 'not followed or not effective'

Nov 30th 2021, 12:03 PM 13,092 Views 23 Comments

The report says the controversy suggests that supervision and performance management of gardaí is “weak”.

# 999-calls - Sunday 31 October, 2021

Emergency operators 'resorted to paper and pen' as result of Dublin Fire Brigade call outage
# 999 Calls
# 999 Calls

Emergency operators 'resorted to paper and pen' as result of Dublin Fire Brigade call outage

Oct 31st 2021, 12:05 AM 38,011 Views 16 Comments

An outage meant calls had to be diverted to a regional centre that did not have access to the Dublin automated system

# 999-calls - Thursday 14 October, 2021

Policing Authority says gardaí are continuing to cancel 999 calls
# Investigation
# Investigation

Policing Authority says gardaí are continuing to cancel 999 calls

Oct 14th 2021, 5:54 PM 17,628 Views 33 Comments

Earlier this year, it emerged that more than 200,000 calls were cancelled over a two-year period.

# 999-calls - Thursday 23 September, 2021

Internal garda investigation launched after 53 more 999 calls cancelled
# Investigation
# Investigation

Internal garda investigation launched after 53 more 999 calls cancelled

Sep 23rd 2021, 6:07 PM 18,919 Views 30 Comments

It comes after it emerged 200,000 calls were cancelled over 12 months.

# 999-calls - Thursday 24 June, 2021

Garda Commissioner apologises to domestic abuse victims affected by cancelled 999 calls
# 999 Calls
# 999 Calls

Garda Commissioner apologises to domestic abuse victims affected by cancelled 999 calls

Jun 24th 2021, 3:00 PM 37,981 Views 34 Comments

# 999-calls - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Six DFB units dealing with blaze at industrial estate in Tallaght
# 999 Calls
# 999 Calls

Six DFB units dealing with blaze at industrial estate in Tallaght

Apr 13th 2016, 8:45 PM 25,165 Views 17 Comments

Crews from Tallaght, Dolphin’s Barn and DFB headquarters responded.

# 999-calls - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Tipperary raid victim: My eldest daughter was standing over me, crying ‘Daddy is dead’
# Clonmel
# Clonmel

Tipperary raid victim: My eldest daughter was standing over me, crying ‘Daddy is dead’

Sep 29th 2015, 7:49 PM 34,551 Views 0 Comments

The full extend of the Corcoran family’s ordeal was laid out in court today.

# 999-calls - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

Woman calls 999 to moan that her ice cream didn't have enough sprinkles
# 99 Not 999
From The Daily Edge
# 99 Not 999

Woman calls 999 to moan that her ice cream didn't have enough sprinkles

Jun 3rd 2014, 6:35 PM 4,058 Views 2 Comments

What a head-melt. GET IT?

# 999-calls - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery expert to talk to Irish fire officers
# 999
# 999

Hurricane Katrina disaster recovery expert to talk to Irish fire officers

May 7th 2014, 7:20 AM 4,552 Views 5 Comments

The AGM for Ireland’s Chief Fire Officers will discuss the latest technology, staffing, and responding to 999 calls.