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Shocking Emergency Calls   

Series 1: 10x60 | HD | 2018
Production Company
Hunch Media
Primary Broadcaster
TCB Originals

Shocking Emergency Calls tells the real story behind the most dramatic and extraordinary calls made to emergency operators. From victims at their most vulnerable to cold-blooded killers confessing to their crimes, the calls act as the catalyst to unravel the story - as told by those at the center of it.

With exclusive interviews and never before seen footage, this series tells the harrowing and heroic accounts of those caught up in these tragic events. Firsthand accounts from responders showcases the work of emergency services as they put their lives at risk and face moments they will never forget.

As the dialing tone starts, the true events behind terror attacks, catastrophic fires, murders, animal attacks and an abduction are revealed.


Episode 4

At one of the deadliest shootings in US history, emergency calls take us through the harrowing events as a gunman opens fire at Pulse nightclub in Orlando. A terror attack that shook the world, the story is told through 911 calls from the shooter Omar Mateen as well as those held hostage by him in the club’s bathrooms for over three excruciating hours. In Oxford, Florida, a distressing call reveals the tragic story of Shaianna Hare, a toddler who was killed to death by the family pet.

Episode 2

In this episode, a tense 911 call reveals one lady’s desperate bid to escape her abductor. As these crucial minutes unfold, she whispers to the 911 operator whilst the sexual predator, Shawn Grate lays asleep next to her. A family trip to the Cincinnati Zoo turns into chaos and horror as a 3-year-old falls into the enclosure of Harambe, the silverback gorilla. A bride’s wedding day should be the happiest day of her life, but not for Kelly Ecker. Through frantic emergency calls the domestic abuse she suffers at the hands of her groom is exposed, resulting in a shocking murder-suicide.

Episode 1

In this episode, emergency services in Stamford, Connecticut tell the incredible story of how one local celebrity, Travis the chimpanzee became the centre of a shocking brutal attack that would change lives forever. A chilling call from an online predator reveals the confession to the murder of 14-year-old Breck Bednar. In Florida, an ordinary shift for one plant worker turns into a 911 call and a life or death situation.