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Ridiculous 999 Calls to the Rozzers.....

Discussion in 'Personal' started by peakster, Dec 24, 2018.

  1. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    I know there have been some really silly ones but.....

    A woman in North Yorkshire phoned the Police on Friday night because when she got home she found the fish and chip shop had given her a battered sausage instead of the fish that she ordered.

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  2. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    This reminds me of a story about the Leeds Fire Brigade who were called out by an old lady whose cat was stuck up a tree - they rescued it and then were invited in by the lady for a cup of tea.

    As they left they reversed over the cat.
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  3. florian gassmann

    florian gassmann Star commenter

    Makes a change from battered wives, I suppose :(
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  4. HelenREMfan

    HelenREMfan Star commenter

    Just remember some poor sod used to have to teach her !!
  5. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

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  6. peakster

    peakster Star commenter

    There was a rather sad one in Cambridge a couple of years ago when a lady rang 999 because her can opener had broken and she couldn't open a can of dog food so her dog was hungry
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  7. peter12171

    peter12171 Star commenter

    Whilst we all chuckle at these examples, there is a serious side. This diverts focus from cases that actually need it.

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