Canada 911

Ontario Teen Calls 911 Saying She Was Forced To Go On Vacation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada

A 15-year-old girl called the emergency line last Tuesday while at a rental cottage in Trent Hills, near Belleville.

Edmonton Police Plead For The Stupid 911 Calls To Stop

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2016 | Canada Alberta

Roughly 40 per cent of 911 calls in Edmonton are bogus.

B.C. Launches 911 Service For The Deaf

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Canada's first 911 service for the deaf is now serving southwestern British Columbia.E-Comm, the 911 answer point covering the region, say...

Save These Numbers No Matter Where You Go

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.12.2013 | Canada Travel

Call it a number travellers hope they'll never have to dial. Canadian and American travellers might reactively dial "911" when there's an emergenc...

Need Turkey Cooking Tips? Stop Calling 911

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.22.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Police in Edmonton are promoting a telephone number they hope will cut down on the number of people who call 911 for tips on how to cook a ...

Rob Ford, Please Start Acting Like a Mayor

Ben Johnson | Posted 12.27.2011 | Canada Politics
Ben Johnson

By all means, continue to live in Etobicoke and drive your van to work -- it's cute in a sort of "folksy" kind of way, but please recognize that you are the mayor of one of the world's most culturally diverse cities. And you are running it.

Obama Thanks Harper For 9/11 Help

The Huffington Post Canada | Althia Raj | Posted 11.09.2011 | Canada Politics

U.S. President Barack Obama delivered a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper on Thursday to thank Canada for its help on 9/11. The letter has been ...