Cell Phones and 9-1-1

By: Melissa Painter
By: Melissa Painter

The local 9-1-1 service does not have the technology to identify the location of cell phone calls.

Bowling Green Police do have the ability to obtain a call back number from a cell phone call.

Officer Tom Forte says the technology to locate cell phone calls should be up and running in a year but callers still need a phone that works with global positioning software.

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