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Ventura County Fire Dispatcher, Firefighters Meet Baby They Helped Deliver As Work Of Public Safety Dispatchers Is Celebrated

Posted on Monday, April 20, 2015 7:38am


Ventura County Fire Department Dispatcher Amy White Holds Baby She Helped Camarillo Parents Deliver

When you’re facing an emergency, and you reach out for help, the first person you usually end up talking to isn’t a law enforcement officer, or firefighter…it’s the dispatcher you get when you call 911.

Public safety agencies throughout Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties are saluting these often forgotten first responders this month.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco has the story of how one dispatcher helped some parents successfully complete the unexpected early arrival of their first child.

Click on link to listen to/download story:  Dispatcher Helps Deliver Baby


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