The Soundtrack of Emergency
Friday, March 19, 2010
Whether it's cable, local or tabloid television, producers love to play recordings of real 911 calls whenever they can. It may make dramatic television but some state's legislators argue it's an invasion of privacy for the victims and families captured on tape. Sonny Bransfield, executive director of the Association of County Commissions of Alabama, explains why his state has drafted legislation to keep the recordings private.