Police 999 calls

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    Video caption: 999 call released in murder probe

    Andrew Jackson’s body was found on an allotment in Shirebrook, Derbyshire.

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    Video caption: 'Wrong saveloy and chips order' among nuisance 999 calls

    A mistake with a chip shop order and an out-of-date packet of biscuits were among more than 22,000 time-wasting calls to the Met Police this year.

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    Video caption: 999 calls: Police warn people to only phone in an emergency

    Police have warned people to think before dialing 999 as they will be very busy over Christmas.

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    Video caption: 999 calls for toothache, hiccups, and a sore bikini line

    Nearly a quarter of calls to the Welsh Ambulance Service have been deemed "not serious".

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    Video caption: Police 'a bit clueless' on sex harassment levels
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    Video caption: Thames Valley Police warn over misuse of 999 system

    Police say reports of a rotting chicken and a dog with missing fur are examples of the 999 system being misused.

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    Video caption: A 999 call operator met the family that she talked through childbirth.