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PUBLIC RECORD July 23, 2016

9/30/2013 1:29:00 PM
84% of 911 calls from cells

The Jennings County 911 Dispatch Center received 813 emergency telephone calls during the month of August, 911 director Matt Alexander reported.
Of the total, 680 calls or 84 percent were from cell telephones; 84 calls or 10 percent were from landline telephones; 28 or 3 percent were Internet-based calls; and 21 calls or 3 percent were from deactivated cell phones that, by law, must still be able to call 911.
Administrative and non-emergency calls made to 346-4911 during the month totaled 4,252.

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