Stupid 911 Calls

911 Caller Asks For Hamster Help

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

An angry mama hamster is probably not an emergency but one man felt it was a case for 911 when he called about an aggressive hamster who had just birt...

No, Dental Hygiene Disputes Do Not Warrant A 911 Call

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada

CHATHAM, Ont. - Brushing your teeth may be important, but police in Chatham, Ont., would like to remind the public that it's not crucial enough to mer...

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 ...

If Cats Eat Your Burger, Don't Call 911

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada

CHATHAM, Ont. - What do hamburger-eating cats, video game squabbles and an unwanted carpet roll have in common?Chatham-Kent police can't quite believe...