Pocket Dials/Unintentional 9-1-1 Calls Putting Public at Risk, Impacting Police Resources
Police Say Unintentional Calls from Mobile Devices a Growing Problem in Ontario
For immediate release: January 9, 2012
(Toronto, ON) – Police services across Ontario are seeing an increase in pocket dialed and unintentional 9-1-1 calls, which represent a serious threat to public safety and negatively impact police resources according to the Ontario 9-1-1 Advisory Board (OAB) and the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP).
Please see the attached OACP Media Release.