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If You Call 911 From A Cell Phone, Can A Dispatcher Find You? Maybe Not.

If you call 911 in D.C. from a cell phone, you might expect that even if you don't leave your address, the dispatcher could use your phone's GPS capability to pinpoint your location. But one group says that in most cases, that's not happening.